Field Tip Details

Species719 Ethmia quadrillella, (Goeze, 1783)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearearly August
FoodplantsCommon Comfrey, Symphytum officinale
Tuberous Comfrey, Symphytum tuberosum
TipThe larva is to be found feeding on comfrey at the beginning of August. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedThu 25-Aug-2005Last updatedThu 25-Aug-2005