The Moths of Suffolk
744 Monochroa arundinetella, (Stainton, 1858)

National Status : pRDB1

Habitats : Riverbanks, swamps and fens

Flight Period : Single-brooded, June to July

Larval foodplants : Greater Pond-sedge (Carex riparia) or less often Lesser Pond-sedge (Carex acutiformis)

Identification

Confusion species : None


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Male, gen.det. Jon Clifton - Dunwich, Suffolk (26.vi.2014) © Paul Kitchener

Life history chart
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