´╗┐ Gypsonoma dealbana - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth



Las Descargues, 6 July 2013
Gypsonoma dealbana Adult


© Robin Howard

Gypsonoma dealbana (Fr÷lich, 1828)

Wingspan: 10-14mm

Imago: Univoltine on the wing from May to August when it infrequently visits light and has been recorded at Las Descargues but is more often taken in or near the woodlands of the ridge and gorge.

Larva: Feeds on Quercus, Corylus, Populus, Crataegus spp.