Pyralidae: Crambinae

06275 Agriphila geniculea, (Haworth, 1811)

BF1309 (ABH63.095)


General Information

The cross-lines distinguish this moth from similar species.

Wingspan: 20-26mm
Foodplant(s): grasses
Flying: One generation, August-September
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens and fens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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