The Moths of Suffolk
775 Teleiodes sequax, (Haworth, 1828)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Uncertain, no recent records (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Chalk and limestone downland and also acid soils

Flight Period : Single-brooded, July

Larval foodplants : Common Rock-rose (Helianthemum nummularium) or Hairy Rock-rose (Helianthemum canum)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Taken in woods by the Orwell at Nacton in 1903 (Gibbs; Trans. i, 36). Perhaps from cultivated Helianthemum.


Confusion species : None

Life history chart
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