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

TINEIDAE

Nemapogoninae

Las Descargues, 3 June 2009
Nemapogon ruricolella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Nemapogon ruricolella (Stainton, 1849)

Wingspan: 11-13mm

Imago: Univoltine flying from late May to August when it infrequently visits light. It has only been recorded from the Las Descargues property and the broadleaved woodland of the gorge.

Larva: Feeds on bracket fungus.

 

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