Field Tip Details

Species2275 Dusky-lemon Sallow, Xanthia gilvago, (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearlate May
Foodplantselms, Ulmus spp.
TipAt the end of May the larvae are usually abundant locally on elm [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedSat 21-May-2005Last updatedSat 21-May-2005