Pyralidae: Scopariinae

06195 Eudonia mercurella, (Linnaeus, 1758)

BF1344 (ABH63.074)


General Information

This is one of several very similar moths which can be difficult to separate.

Wingspan: 16-19 mm.
Foodplant(s): moss
Flying: One generation, June-August
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Woodland, heathland, grassland and fens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

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