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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, 12 May 2015
Syncopacma taeniolella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Syncopacma taeniolella (Zeller, 1839)

Wingspan: 11-14mm

A univoltine species on the wing from may to August. An uncommon species at Las Descargues although specimens can be swept from calcareous meadows of the area.

Larvae feed on Lotus corniculatus in between spun leaves.

 

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