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Depressaria douglasella Stainton, 1849

Carrot Flat-body
32.0440 (B&F: 677)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Depressariidae
      »Subfamily: Depressariinae
        »Tribe: Depressariini

Nationally Scarce B

A resident species, with both larvae and adults occurring singly in a very few places in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from July to September. Larvae feed on wild carrot, wild parsnip and upright hedge-parsley. (Pratt, 2011)

Depressaria douglasella Stainton, 1849
Findon Valley, Worthing, 14 viii 2013
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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