2485 Marsh Oblique-barred (Hypenodes humidalis)

Recorded size range of fully grown larvae - 8 to 10 mm

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva, usual larval stage August to the following spring

Larval foodplants : Not known in the wild (the link below gives several foodplants recorded in Finland), in captivity will feed on blanched lettuce

Not currently available on this website. For examples of a larva and set examples of the adults see:-

  • perhoset.perhostutkijainseura.fi
  • Adult, forewing - 6 to 8mm. Flies late June to Late August. Example from the UK. Alan Drewitt