02886 Mompha propinquella, (Stainton, 1851)

BF0888 (ABH40.004)


General Information

This moth is similar to M. lacteella, but can be distinguished by the white head and thorax.

Wingspan: 11-12.5mm
Foodplant(s): Great Willowherb (Epilobium hirsutum), Broad-leaved Willowherb (Epilobium montanum)
Flying: One generation, June-September


Open woodland, waste ground and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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