Crambidae: Crambinae

1325 (ABH63.112) Platytes alpinella, (Hübner, [1813])

KR06377

Warboys
Warboys
 Photo © Barry Dickerson & Martin Lovell
Warboys
 Photo © Barry Dickerson & Martin Lovell
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards


General Information
Wingspan: c.20 mm
Foodplant(s): moss
Flying: One generation, July-August
UK Presence: Resident, Possible Immigrant
National status: Nationally Scarce B

Habitat

Sandy and shingle habitats.

Regional Information

Recorded in 2 (0.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2015

Recorded date range (Adult): 10 July to 07 August


Nationally Scarce B