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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 8 August 2008
Gypsonoma minutana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Gypsonoma minutana (Hubner, 1799)

Wingspan: 10-15mm

A univoltine species flying from June to August when it is occasionally recorded at light. It has been taken from all Las Descargues traps, the gorge woodland and from the poplar plantations at Ladirat.

Larva feeds on various Populus species and Salix.

 

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