The Moths of Suffolk
1280 Dichrorampha consortana, Stephens, 1852

National Status : Nationally Scarce A

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Habitats : Grassland and roadside verges

Flight Period : Single-brooded; July to August

Larval foodplants : In the stems of Oxeye Daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Noticed only at Southwold in 1888 (Ctw), though doubtless not rare among oxeye-daisies.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 9-12mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultDichrorampha acuminatana

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Life history chart
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