Seq # 500540010

Scoparia ambigualis (Treitschke, 1829) Species

Last modified: April 28, 2020, 12:18 p.m.


A common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Crambidae > Subfamily: Scopariinae > Genus: Scoparia > Species: Scoparia ambigualis
Vernacular names
Vroege granietmot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Sélys-Longchamps E. 1844. Énumération des insectes Lépidoptères de la Belgique. — Mémoires de la Société royale des Sciences de Liége 2: 1–35. On page 20. view page
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults have been observed from early May till the end of August. They are active at dusk and come to light.


Observed on

Substrates:
Mosses

The larva lives possibly on mosses. It has been recorded on Valeriana officinalis, at the base of the stem.

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