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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, May, 2007
Mirificarma interrupta Adult

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© Robin Howard

Mirificarma interrupta (Curtis, 1827)

Wingspan: 15-18mm

A univoltine species flying from May to August when it is attracted to light and has been recorded solely from the gorge heath site at Las Descargues.

Larvae feed on Cytisus and Genista species.

 

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