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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, 16 June 2012
Argolamprotes micella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Argolamprotes micella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 12-15mm

Imago: Univoltine, on the wing from June to August, a rare visitor to light with records from Las Descargues and the ridge woodland only.

Larva: Feeds on the flowering shoots of various Rubus spp.

 

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