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



Las Descargues, 27 July 2013
Oegoconia caradjai Adult


© Robin Howard

Oegoconia caradjai Popescu-gorj & Capuse, 1965

Wingspan: 14-16mm

A univoltine species on the wing from early June to the end of August when it is frequently attracted to the lights at Las Descargues and those along the woodland margins of the plateau.

The larva feeds on leaf and vegetable detritus.