The Moths of Suffolk
1384 Phlyctaenia stachydalis, (Germar, 1822)

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Flight Period : Single-brooded; June to August

Larval foodplants : woundwort (Stachys)

Morley's Final Catalogue : A local species; rare on both sides of the County: Bentley before 1890 (Henry Miller); Tuddenham after 1890 (A. Waters).

Wingspan details : Wingspan 23-25mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultPhlyctaenia coronata

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Life history chart
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