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Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Black-tipped Ermine
16.0070 (B&F: 430)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Yponomeutoidea
    »Family: Yponomeutidae
      »Subfamily: Yponomeutinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Local

A resident that occurs singly at mv light in a few localities across the county. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from the third week of July to early September. The larvae feed on spindle. (Pratt, 2011).

Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Belton Road, Brighton, 13 vii 2018
Photo: Jeremy Patterson
Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Scotney Estate, 25 vii 2018
Photo: Charles Waters
Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Woods Mill, 01 viii 2019
Photo: Bob Foreman
Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Etchingham, 12 viii 2012
Photo: Caroline Moore
Yponomeuta plumbella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Woods Mill, 10 viii 2016
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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