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Batia lunaris (Haworth, 1828)

Lesser Tawny Tubic
28.0150 (B&F: 640)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Oecophoridae
      »Subfamily: Oecophorinae
        »Tribe: Oecophorini

Common

Resident. Usually seen in small numbers at mv light. Widespread in the west, perhaps less so in the east. Adults fly mainly from late June to late July, occasionally to mid August. Larvae feed on lichens under dead bark (Pratt, 2011).

Batia lunaris (Haworth, 1828)
Woods Mill, 11 vii 2019
Photo: Bob Foreman
Batia lunaris (Haworth, 1828)
Lewes, 15 vii 2011
Photo: Peter Tinning
Batia lunaris (Haworth, 1828)
Crowborough, 03 vii 2015
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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