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2423 ~ Oak Nycteoline ~ Nycteola revayana
UK Status

Resident. Local

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common but local species found throughout the county. This species is probably overlooked a little due to its similar appearance to the Acleris species (micro moth).

Wingspan :  M & F, 28-32mm.

Confusion species

Sallow Nycteoline, Eastern Nycteoline, Acleris cristana and Acleris hastiana.

Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Broadleaved woodland and parkland.



Lifestage data

Overwinters as an adult. Larva May-July and September.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 2nd Mar 2007, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 10th Mar 2007, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 21st July 2006, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 12th Apr 2009, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 29th Mar 2011, Commins Coch

Photo by PB, 25th July 2011, Morben ISAF