Evergestis forficalis (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Crambidae)


Larva

Forewing Length: 13-15mm; Wingspan: 25-28mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June - July
September - May
(Earliest: 26.8)
May, July May - June
(Earliest: 17.6)
August - September

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Raphanus raphanistrum
Parasitoids:
Ophion minutus Larva

Theronia atalantae Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Evergestis forficalis
Evergestis forficalis
Nature Spot: Garden Pebble - Evergestis forficalis
Lepiforum: Evergestis forficalis


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