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Epermenia falciformis (Haworth, 1828)

Large Lance-wing
47.0060 (B&F: 481)

Epermenia illigerella sensu auctt. nec (Hübner [1813])

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Epermenioidea
    »Family: Epermeniidae
      »Subfamily: Epermeniinae
        »Tribe: Epermeniini


A resident species, occurring singly at mv light in a few places in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to late august. Larvae feed on the umbels and stem of wild angelica. (Pratt, 2011)

Epermenia falciformis (Haworth, 1828)
Woods Mill SWT Reserve, 08 vi 2017
Photo: Bob Foreman
Epermenia falciformis (Haworth, 1828)
Etchingham, 30 viii 2015
Photo: Caroline Moore
Epermenia falciformis (Haworth, 1828)
Findon Valley, 30 viii 2013
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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