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

NOCTUIDAE

Hadeninae

Las Descargues, 23 July 2012
Caradrina aspersa Adult

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© Robin Howard

Caradrina aspersa (Rambur, 1834)

Wingspan: 27-32mm

A bivoltine species on the wing from May to September. An infrequent visitor to lights at Las Descargues although it can be more common on the limestone pavement of the Causse.

The larva feeds on various low-growing herbs.

 

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