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Anania crocealis (Hübner, 1796)

Ochreous Pearl
63.0220 (B&F: 1385)
Previously:Ebulea crocealis (Hübner, 1796)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Pyraloidea
    »Family: Crambidae
      »Subfamily: Pyraustinae
        »Tribe: Endotrichini


A resident species, generally occurring singly or sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats in both vice-counties, although both colonies and numbers are higher in the south-east. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to late September. Larvae feed on ploughman's spikenard and common fleabane. (Pratt, 2011).

Ebulea crocealis (Hübner, 1796)
Battle, 31 viii 2018
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Ebulea crocealis (Hübner, 1796)
Crowborough, 19 vi 2020
Photo: Charles Waters
Ebulea crocealis (Hübner, 1796)
Pagham Harbour, vi 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Ebulea crocealis (Hübner, 1796)
Lindfield, 16 vii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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