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



Las Descargues, 25 June 2009
Paracorsia repandalis Adult


© Robin Howard

Paracorsia repandalis ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775)

Wingspan: 25-29mm

A bivoltine species flying from April to October when it is occasionally attracted to the mv lights of Las Descargues and Ladirat.

A woodland species where it feeds on Teucrium scorodonia, Solidago virgaurea, Origanum vulgare etc. It pupates in early spring following a winter of hibernation in a case.