49.109 0937 Hook-marked Straw Moth Agapeta hamana

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Moths Tortricidae » Tortricinae

Wingspan 15-24 mm.

Phenology Flying June through August, mainly at dusk or at night, but also easily be disturbed during the day.

Description A yellowish Moth is relatively common throughout most of Britain. . and a glimps of the dark underwing can be seen during flight

Life Cycle

Habitat It occurs on waste ground and other places where the foodplant, thistle (Carduus), occurs

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