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Incurvaria praelatella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Strawberry Bright
8.0040 (B&F: 132)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Adeloidea
    »Family: Incurvariidae
      »Subfamily: Incurvariinae
        »Tribe: Trifurculini

Local

A resident species. Scarce in East Sussex and undetected in West Sussex since its last listing in 1905. Perhaps seriously under-recorded. Single-brooded, flying mainly during June. Larvae feed on wild strawberry. (Pratt, 2011)

Incurvaria praelatella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Rowland Wood, 17 v 2014
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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