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

PYRALIDAE

Phycitinae

Las Descargues, 28 July 2010
Etiella zinckenella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Etiella zinckenella (Treitschke, 1832)

Wingspan: 23-27mm

A bivoltine species flying from April to September when it comes frequently to light and has been recorded from all grassland sites.

Larvae feed on various members of the Leguminosae family.

 

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