The Moths of Suffolk
1032 Aleimma loeflingiana, (Linnaeus, 1758)

National Status : Common

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Widespread and common

Habitats : Woodland, scrub and gardens

Flight Period : Single-brooded; June to July

Larval foodplants : On the leaves of oaks (Quercus), Hornbeam (Carpinus) or maples (Acer)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Quite a common kind among oaks, in and out of woods, in late June. Dodnash and Bentley Woods, at Ipswich lights, &c.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 14-19mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultAcleris bergmanniana
Acleris forsskaleana

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Ipswich, Suffolk (vi.2004) © Neil Sherman

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