0903 (ABH39.005) Chrysoclista linneella, (Clerck, 1759)


 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies

General Information

This is quite a distinctive species. The moths can often be seen resting on tree-trunks waving their antennae.

Wingspan: 10-13mm
Foodplant(s): lime (bark) (Tilia spp.)
Flying: One generation, May-August
National status: Nationally Scarce A

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.

Similar Species

Nationally Scarce A