© Robin Howard
Ptilodon cucullina ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Imago: bivoltine - May - July ; July - August. A scarce visitor to light from woodland on calcareous soils. Recorded from the Causse and a single record from a possible wanderer at Las Descargues.
Larva: feeds on Acer spp., Corylus, Quercus, Ulmus, Sorbus etc. Overwinters as a pupa.