The Moths of Suffolk
854 Anacampsis blattariella, (Hübner, 1796)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Local

Habitats : Heathland, woodland and scrub

Flight Period : Single-brooded, July to August

Larval foodplants : Birch (Betula)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultAnacampsis populella

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Ipswich, Suffolk (vii.2008) © Neil Sherman

Flight chart
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Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Female, confirmed by dissection by Jon Clifton - Ipswich, Suffolk (1.viii.2013) © Neil Sherman