Epermeniidae: Epermeniinae

0478 (ABH47.001) Phaulernis fulviguttella, (Zeller, 1839)



General Information

This species can often be found during the day on the flowers of its foodplant.

Overwinters as Overwinters as a pupa.
Flies during the day

Wingspan: 10-11mm
Foodplant(s): Common Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium), Wild Angelica (Angelica sylvestris)
Flying: One generation, July-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Common

Regional Information

Recorded in 1 (0.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in August 1942

Recorded date range (Adult): 22 July to 26 August

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson