49.039 Epiphyas postvittana (Light Brown Apple Moth) 0998
ws: M16-21mm, F17-25mm; May-Oct; various herbaceous plants; native of Australia, first recorded in GB in 1936, now common throughout GB
ID: Sexually dimorphic. Male with sharp demarcation of basal part of forewing and ferruginous distal part. Female has longer forewings with a produced apex and a more uniform colouration. Very variable.
Page published 14/05/2012 (§1-7) | §8 male genitalia added 05/06/2013 | §9 added 17/12/2014