1200 Eucosma hohenwartiana

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage August to May

Adult forewing - around 6.5 to 10mm. Flies mid-June to mid-August

Larval foodplants : The larvae feed inside the flowerheads of knapweed (Centaurea spp.) and saw-wort (Serratula spp.)

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