Eudemis porphyrana - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 25 July 2013
Eudemis porphyrana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Eudemis porphyrana (Hübner, 1799)

Wingspan: 17-21mm

Imago: univoltine - June-September. A frequent visitor to light, recorded from broadleaved woodland, woodland margins, gardens and orchards.

Larva: feeds on Padus, Malus, Pyrus, Crataegus and ocasionally Quercus spp.

 

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