Glyphipterigidae: Glyphipteriginae

0392 (ABH19.008) Glyphipterix schoenicolella, Boyd, 1858



General Information

This is one of several members of the Glyphipterix which are quite similar.

Wingspan: 6-9mm
Foodplant(s): Black Bog-rush (Schoenus nigricans)
Flying: One/two overlapping generations, May-September
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Nationally Scarce B

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.

Similar Species
 Photo © David Griffiths
Cocksfoot Moth Glyphipterix simpliciella

Nationally Scarce B