The Moths of Suffolk
394 Glyphipterix forsterella, (Fabricius, 1781)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Local

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to June

Larval foodplants : Various sedges (Carex)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 8-11mm


Confusion species
    AdultGlyphipterix simpliciella, Cocksfoot Moth
Glyphipterix schoenicolella
Glyphipterix equitella
Glyphipterix haworthana

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Life history chart
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