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

NOLIDAE

Nolinae

Las Descargues, June, 2007
Nola cucullatella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Nola cucullatella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Short-cloaked Moth
La Nole-Capuchon

Wingspan: 15-20mm

Imago: univoltine - June-July (August). A frequent visitor to light attracted to traps in broadleaved woodlands, scrub, woodland margins and gardens.

Larva: feeds on hedgerow species, Crataegus, Prunosa spp., overwinters as a small larva.

 

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