1480 Homoeosoma nebulella

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage August to May

Adult forewing - around 9.5 to 12.5mm. Flies July

Larval foodplants : In the flowers and fruiting heads of Common Ragwort (Senecio jacobaea) and Spear Thistle (Cirsium vulgare)

Not currently available on this website. For a drawing of a larva and photographs of adults see:-