The Moths of Suffolk
756 Parachronistis albiceps, (Zeller, 1839)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Local

Flight Period : Single-brooded, June to early August

Larval foodplants : Hazel (Corylus avellana). On the continent also elm (Ulmus) and Peach (Prunus persica)

Morley's Final Catalogue : First found by Dr. Whittingham about Ipswich during 1935.

Identification

Confusion species : None


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Iken Cliff, Suffolk (2.vii.2008) © Paul Kitchener

Flight chart
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Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Ipswich, Suffolk (vi.2006) © Neil Sherman
Ipswich, Suffolk (29.v.2011) © Neil Sherman
Ipswich, Suffolk (15.vi.2017) © Paul Kitchener