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

CRAMBIDAE

Scopariinae

Las Descargues, 29 June 2009
Scoparia ambigualis Adult

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© Robin Howard

Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829)

Wingspan: 15-22mm

A bivoltine species flying from May to August when it is a frequent visitor to light. Recorded from Las Descargues and traps situated in or near the broadleaved woodland of the ridge and gorge.

The larva feeds on moss and lichen.

 

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