Psychidae: Oiketicinae

0195 (ABH11.018) Sterrhopterix fusca, (Haworth, 1809)



General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 18-25mm
Foodplant(s): grasses, plants and shrubs
Flying: One generation, June-July
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Proposed Red Data Book

Regional Information

Recorded in 3 (1.1%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in July 2000

Recorded date range (Adult): 21 July to 21 July

Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 30 May to 30 May

Proposed Red Data Book