The Moths of Suffolk
638a Denisia albimaculella, (Haworth, 1828)

National Status : pRDB3

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Woodland, parkland and gardens

Flight Period : Single-brooded, late May to June

Larval foodplants : Probably bark of trees

Records : Rushmere St Andrew (J Higgott, 3.vi.2003 per Ent. Rec.)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Entry originally attributed to D. augustella before subsequent re-determination by J Clifton. Added to our list by Dr. Whittingham, who discovered it to the south of Thetford in 1932.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 9-12mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultDenisia augustella

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Life history chart
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