1750 Water Carpet Lampropteryx suffumata

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Wingspan 25-32 mm..

Phenology April - May

Description A spring-flying species, the adults of this moth are on the wing in April and May. A variety of variations or aberrations occur, including a striking form ab. porrittii, found in Yorkshire, but scarce elsewhere.

Life Cycle

Habitat It can be found in woodland, grassy areas, chalk downland and scrubland.


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