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

CRAMBIDAE

Evergestinae

Las Descargues, 18 August 2013
Evergestis limbata Adult

6500

© Robin Howard

Evergestis limbata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Wingspan: 22-26mm

A bivoltine species on the wing from May to September. A regular visitor to light from woodland margin and heathland traps where the foodplants are found.

The larva feeds on Genista and various members of the Leguminosae.

 

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