Gelechiidae: Anomologinae

0789 (ABH35.038) Bryotropha domestica, (Haworth, 1828)

KR03383

Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths


General InformationBoth sexes readily come to light, sometimes in numbers.

Wingspan: 12-13mm
Foodplant(s): moss
Flying: One generation, mid May-early August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Common

Regional Information

Recorded in 30 (11.1%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 22 May to 23 September