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

ALUCITIDAE

Pierre Martine, 21 October 2010
Alucita zonodactyla Adult

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© Neil Sherman

Alucita zonodactyla Zeller, 1847

Wingspan:15-18mm

At Las Descargues this species appears to be univoltine on the wing from late July to October when it is an occasional visitor to light. It has been recorded from the mv lights at Las Descargues but is more commonly seen in the dry, calcareous habitats of the Causse.

Foodplants to be added.

 

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