1161 Rhopobota stagnana

Double-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stages June to July and September to March

Adult forewing - male around 5 to 8mm, female around 4.5 to 6.5mm. Flies April to June and August to September

Larval foodplants : On the seeds, flowers and leaves of scabiouses (Scabiosa spp. and Succisa spp.)

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