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Mompha ochraceella (Curtis, 1839)

Buff Cosmet
40.0020 (B&F: 886)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Momphidae
      »Subfamily: Gelechiinae
        »Tribe: Hypercalliini

Common

Resident. Occurs singly at mv light in a very few places in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late June through July. Larvae feed on great willowherb (Pratt, 2011).

Mompha ochraceella (Curtis, 1839)
Etchingham, 07 vii 2019
Photo: Caroline Moore
Mompha ochraceella (Curtis, 1839)
Saltdean, 03 vii 2015
Photo: Tim Wilton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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