Crambidae: Pyraustinae

1366 (ABH63.009) Pyrausta nigrata, (Scopoli, 1763)



General InformationFlies during the day

Wingspan: 14-17mm
Foodplant(s): thymes (Thymus spp.), marjorams (Origanum spp.)
Flying: Two generations, April to October
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Local

Regional Information

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

Last recorded in July 2022

Recorded date range (Adult): 11 July to 18 July