0918 (ABH43.007) Scythris limbella, (Fabricius, 1775)



General Information
Wingspan: 13-17mm
Foodplant(s): goosefoots (Chenopodium spp.), oraches (Atriplex spp.)
Flying: Two overlapping generations, June-September
National status: Proposed Red Data Book


Dry pastures, fields devoted to root crops and waste ground.

Regional Information

Recorded in 4 (1.5%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2023

Recorded date range (Adult): 26 May to 12 August

Proposed Red Data Book