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Epermeniidae

483 (Garden Lance-wing), Epermenia chaerophyllella (Goeze, 1783)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A resident species, with adults occurring singly at mv light in a few places in both vice-counties, although larvae are sometimes noticeably more numerous. Double-brooded, flying mainly throughout July and again in October, the latter flight hibernating and re-emerging in March and April. Larvae feed on moon carrot, cow parsnip and hogweed. (Pratt, 2011)

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Lindfield, 07 v 2012 Photo: Bob Foreman

Epermenia chaerophyllella (Goeze, 1783)

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Distribution map for Epermenia chaerophyllella

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