The Moths of Suffolk
865 Dichomeris derasella, (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

National Status : pRDB1

Flight Period : Single-brooded, May to June

Larval foodplants : Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa)

Morley's Final Catalogue : A local species, on blackthorn. A single example taken at Tuddenham during June 1889 (Vivian). Unnoted later.


Confusion species : None

Life history chart
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