The Moths of Suffolk
844 Syncopacma larseniella, (Gozmány, 1957)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Scarce

Habitats : Rough ground and damp areas

Flight Period : Single-brooded, June to July

Larval foodplants : Greater Bird's-foot Trefoil (Lotus pedunculatus) and also Common Bird's-foot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)

Records : Minsmere (R Harvey & J Higgott, 19.vi.2006 & 7.vii.2006), Ipswich (N Sherman, 27.vii.2006)

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultSyncopacma taeniolella
Syncopacma cinctella

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Gen. det. Jon Clifton - Ipswich, Suffolk (15.vii.2009) © Neil Sherman

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