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Anania verbascalis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Golden Pearl
63.0230 (B&F: 1382)


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

Nationally Scarce B

A resident species, occurring singly at mv light in both vice-counties, chiefly in a few woodland rides and clearings. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to early August. Larvae feed elsewhere on wood sage and great mullein. (Pratt, 2011).

Anania verbascalis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Wych Cross, 26 08 2019
Photo: Hew Prendergast
Anania verbascalis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Fernhurst, vi 2007
Photo: Sarah Patton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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