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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, 16 September 2012
Teleiopsis diffinis Adult

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© Robin Howard

Teleiopsis diffinis (Haworth, 1828)

Wingspan: 14-16mm

Imago: A bivoltine species flying in May and June and again from July to early November when it is a frequent visitor to light and has been recorded from Las Descargues and those situated in or near the ridge heathland.

Larva: Feeds on Rumex spp.

 

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