The Moths of Suffolk
137 Lampronia morosa, Zeller, 1852

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Uncertain, no recent records (SMP Status 4)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to June

Larval foodplants : roses (Rosa)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Beaten from sallow in Staverton Thicks on 4 June 1931 (Morley).

Wingspan details : Wingspan 12-15mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultIncurvaria pectinea

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Life history chart
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