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



Las Descargues, 7 May 2009
Lomographa bimaculata Adult


© Robin Howard

Lomographa bimaculata (Fabricius, 1775)

White-pinion Spotted
La Phalène à deux taches

Wingspan: 28-32mm

Imago: A univoltine species on the wing from May to the end of June when it comes occasionally to light and has been recorded at Las Descargues and the ridge woodland traps only.

Larva: Feeds on Rhamnus, Betula, Tilia, Crataegus, Cornus sanguinea before overwintering as a pupa either below ground or in plant detritus.