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Evergestis extimalis

(Scopoli, 1763)1357 / 63.058

Davey, P., 2009: A rare species in Britain confined to the Breck district and along the Thames estuary, the larva feeding on the seeds of charlock (Sinapis arvensis) and white mustard (Sinapis alba) in the Breck, and the seeds of perennial wall-rocket (Diplotaxis tenuifolia), along the Thames estuary. In Dorset, the moth has been recorded in all but one of the past seventeen years, but there are no records prior to 1987. With the exception of singletons from Puddletown and Gaunts Common, all... Read More

Additional Stats

Wingspan: 25-31mm.
Flight: June and July
Foodplant:   Cruciferae inc Perennial Wall-rocket, Charlock.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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