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Heterogenea asella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Triangle
53.0020 (B&F: 174)

Synonym(s):
Heterogenea cruciata (Knoch, 1783)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Zygaenoidea
    »Family: Limacodidae
      »Subfamily: Sesiinae
        »Tribe: Grapholitini

RDB3

A resident species usually occurring singly at mv light amongst mature oak woodland in the far east and far west of the county, and occasionally fairly common at Beckley and Emsworth. Increasing. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to late July. Larvae feed on small-leaved lime and sweet chestnut. (Pratt, 2011)

Heterogenea asella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Beckley Wood East Susex, 24 vii 2004
Photo: Keith Alexander
Heterogenea asella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
female, ex larva
Stansted Forest, 2012
Photo: Roy Leverton
Heterogenea asella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Stansted Forest, 28 viii 2011
Photo: Roy Leverton
Heterogenea asella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Stansted Forest, 28 viii 2011
Photo: Roy Leverton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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