The Moths of Suffolk
1119 Ancylis geminana, (Donovan, 1806)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Wet woodland, fens, marshes and wet heathland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to August

Larval foodplants : On the leaves of willows (Salix) apart from Creeping Willow (Salix repens)

Records : Bradfield Woods (C Smith, 1991), Priestley Wood (A Prichard, 30.v.1998)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 12-18mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultAncylis uncella

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Flight chart
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Life history chart
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