The Moths of Suffolk
927 Gynnidomorpha minimana, (Cardaja, 1916)

National Status : pRDB2

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Habitats : Heathland and fens

Flight Period : Double-brooded; May to June and July to August

Larval foodplants : On the seeds of Marsh Lousewort (Pedicularis palustris)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Suffolk, &c. (Meyrick, 489).

Wingspan details : Wingspan 11-14mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultPhalonidia manniana
Gynnidomorpha permixtana
Gynnidomorpha vectisana
Gynnidomorpha alismana
Gynnidomorpha luridana

Compare confusion species
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Life history chart
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