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

TORTRICIDAE

Tortricinae

Las Descargues, 8 June 2009
Cnephasia chrysantheana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Cnephasia chrysantheana (Duponchel, 1843)

Wingspan: 17-26mm

A univoltine species flying in June and July, it has been recorded at Las Descargues and from traps situated along the margins of the rough, unmanaged grassland of the plateau.

The larva feeds on various herbaceous plants.

 

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