0592 (ABH38.003) Stephensia brunnichella, (Linnaeus, 1767)



General Information

This moth has a distinctive white band on the antennae.


The larvae produce a narrow gallery which leads to full blotch that may cover the whole leaf.

Wingspan: 8-9mm
Foodplant(s): Wild Basil (Clinopodium vulgare)
Flying: Two generations, May-June and August-September


Borders of calcareous deciduous woodland.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.