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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 26 May 2012
Eucosma hohenwartiana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Eucosma hohenwartiana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

Wingspan: 21-24mm

Imago: A univoltine species on the wing from May to July when it is attracted to light and has been recorded from unmanaged grassland sites and Las Descargues.

Larva: Feeds on Centaurea, Picris, Serratula tinctoria, Carduus spp.

 

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