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



Las Descargues, 15 June 2012
Cnephasia communana Adult


© Robin Howard

Cnephasia communana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)

Wingspan: 18-22mm

Imago: A univoltine species flying from late April to the end of June when it occasionally visits light and has been recorded from all Las Descargues garden traps and those situated in, or on the margins of unmanaged meadows.

Larva: Is polyphagous on Plantago, Rumex etc.