< Watsonalla cultraria

Drepana falcataria >

Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)

Dusky Hook-tip
65.0040 (B&F: 1649)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Drepanoidea
    »Family: Drepanidae
      »Subfamily: Drepaninae
        »Tribe: Endotrichini

Immigrant. Scarce. Two continental broods arrive in Sussex; adults arrive mainly throughout August, although they have been found in every month from May to August. Larvae feed on alder in Europe. (Pratt, 2011)

Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)
Eastbourne, 28 v 2017
Photo: Peter Coyston
Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)
Woods Mill, 28 v 2014
Photo: Penny Green
Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)
Hastings, 14 viii 2012
Photo: Crystal Ray
Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)
Ditchling, 1 ix 2005
Photo: Simon Davey

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

Copyright The Sussex Moth Group © 2020
Valid HTML5