1390 Udea prunalis

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage October to May

Adult forewing - around 10.5 to 12mm. Flies June to mid-Augus

Larval foodplants : A range of herbaceous plants including deadnettles (Lamium spp.), woundworts (Stachys spp.),Dog's Mercury (Mercurialis perennis),

Common Nettle (Uirtica dioica), Honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymemum), brambles (Rubus spp.) and Elder (Sambucus nigra)

Not currently available on this website. For photographs of larvae, pupa and adults see:-