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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 1 August 2015
Cydia amplana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Cydia amplana (Hübner, 1800)

Wingspan: 19-23mm

A univoltine species flying from May to early August when it is a regular visitor to light. Recorded from the traps at Las Descargues and those along woodland margins and rough meadows.

The larva feeds on Salix, Pulsatilla, Anemone, Ononis, Asphodelus etc.

 

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