Depressariidae: Depressariinae

0677 (ABH32.044) Depressaria douglasella, Stainton, 1849



General Information

Adults are seldom seen.

Wingspan: 12-17mm
Foodplant(s): Wild Carrot (Daucus carota), parsnips (Pastinaca spp.)
Flying: One generation, July-September


Grassland and rough disturbed ground especially on the coast.

Regional Information

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

Last recorded in August 2023

Recorded date range (Adult): 16 August to 16 August

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 Photo © Ian Fisher