1646 Oak Hook Tip Drepania binaria ABH 65.002 (Hufnagel, 1767)

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Wingspan 18 -30 mm.

Flight Period It is double-brooded, flying in May and June, and again in August.

Description

The 'hook-tip' moths are so called because of the shape of the tips of the forewings, and thismoth is one of the smaller members of the group.Occurs in oak woodland and parkland, most common in the southern half of Britain. Its habits are nocturnal. Oak (Quercus) is the larval foodplant.

Life Cycle , oak (Quercus) is the larval foodplant.

Habitat As inferred , oak (Quercus) is the larval foodplant.

 

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