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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, 2 June 2009
Teleiodes luculella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Teleiodes luculella (Hübner, 1813)

Wingspan: 10-12mm

Imago: Possibly bivoltine flying from April to August. Frequently attracted to light at Las Descargues but not recorded elsewhere. A species of broadleaved woodland.

Larva: Feeds on Betula, Quercus, Castanea, Salix spp.

 

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