The Moths of Suffolk
683 Depressaria depressana, (Fabricius, 1775)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : pRDB1

Flight Period : Single-brooded, September to May, hibernating through the winter

Larval foodplants : Wild Carrot (Daucus carota). On the continent also reported from Wild Parsnip (Pastinaca satica) or Burnet-saxifrage (Pimpinella saxifraga)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 15-17mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultDepressaria pimpinellae
Depressaria chaerophylli

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Life history chart
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