Depressariidae: Depressariinae

0691 (ABH32.009) Agonopterix purpurea, (Haworth, 1811)

KR01732

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


General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as an adult.

Wingspan: 11-15mm.
Foodplant(s): Cow Parsley (Anthriscus sylvetris), Wild Carrot (Daucus carota), herbaceous plants
Flying: One generation, August-June (hibernates)
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Habitat

Dry grassy habitats.

Regional Information

Recorded in 6 (2.2%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 04 April to 13 September


Local
Adult: