1182 Epiblema turbidana

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage August to April

Adult forewing - around 8 to 10mm. Flies End of June to July

Larval foodplants : In the roots or in a silk-lined tunnel in the crown of Butterbur (Petasites hybridus)

Not currently available on this website. For photographs of an egg and adults see:-