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Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829)

Common Grey
63.0640 (B&F: 1334)

Scoparia atomalis Stainton, 1855

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


A resident species often fairly common to common at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Widespread. Irregularly double-brooded flying mainly in overlapping flights from late May to late October, occasionally form the second week of April. Also recorded on December 23rd 2008. Larvae feed on decaying plant material. (Pratt, 2011).

Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829)
Cooden, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Martin Banks
Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829)
Lindfield, 31 v 2012
Photo: Bob Foreman
Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829)
Battle, 13 vii 2012
Photo: Adrienne Norbury

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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