The Moths of Suffolk
907 Dystebenna stephensi, (Stainton, 1849)

National Status : Nationally Scarce A

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 4)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Open woodland and parkland where mature oaks occur

Flight Period : Single-brooded; late June to early September

Larval foodplants : deciduous oak (Quercus)

Records : Ipswich (N Sherman, 18.vii.2002)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed as Suffolk

Wingspan details : Wingspan 8-10.5mm

Identification

Confusion species : None


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Ipswich, Suffolk (vii.2006) © Neil Sherman

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