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1340 ~ Eudonia truncicolella
UK Status

Resident. Locally common throughout the British Isles.

Montgomeryshire Status

Fairly common across the county.

Wingspan :   M & F, 18-23mm.

Confusion species

E. murana and Scoparia ambigualis.
Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)


A woodland species.



Lifestage data

Moss feeder. Eggs laid on foodplant. Larva forms galleries in the moss and feeds within. Pupates in the moss.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 15th July 2009, Llanfyllin