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1503 (Tansy Plume), Platyptilia ochrodactyla ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

A scarce resident with adults only occurring singly or sparingly in a very few places. It is very local and episodic in appearance. The moth is single-brooded, flying mainly from the second week of June to mid August. The larvae are associated with tansy. (Pratt, 2011).

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