147 Nemophora metallica

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage August to April

Adult forewing - around 7 to 9mm. Flies June to July

Larval foodplants : Field Scabious (Knautia arvensis) and Small Scabious (Scabiosa columbaria)

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