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



Las Descargues, 21 May 2009
Syncopacma polychromella Adult


© Robin Howard

Syncopacma polychromella (Rebel, 1902)

Wingspan: 7-10mm

Imago: Voltinism is unknown. The first specimen illustrated is the second recorded at Las Descargues within two days, both were taken from a Robinson MV trap after a warm (17C min.), still night. Since then a further twelve individuals have been taken from two different traps in the Las Descargues garden some 150m apart.

Larva: Early stages not described.