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

LECITHOCERIDAE

Lecithocerinae

Las Descargues, 20 June 2007
Lecithocera nigrana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Lecithocera nigrana (Duponchel, 1836)

Wingspan: 12-14mm

A univoltine woodland species flying from early June to the end of July here at Las Descargues. It is an occasional visitor to light and has been recorded from all woodland sites sampled.

Larvae feed on various broadleaved trees and shrubs.

 

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