Long-horned Flat-body Carcina quercana
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A smalli , but brightly coloured moth, with distinctive long antennae. The wings have an irridescent rosy tinge with red markings and yellow borders.
Flying in July and August, it is nocturnal and comes to light. Foodplants are various deciduous trees, including oak (Quercus) and beech (Fagus).
The foodplants are various deciduous trees, including oak (Quercus) and beech (Fagus) the green larvae live between leaves spun together with silk.