Field Tip Details

Species949 Aethes dilucidana, (Stephens, 1852)
Taxon stagePupa
Time of yearJanuary to March
FoodplantsWild Parsnip, Pastinaca sativa
TipThe pupae can be obtained from the stems, little holes in the stems readily denoting their whereabouts. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedSun 22-Jan-2006Last updatedSun 22-Jan-2006