Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Dave Wilton,  Steps Hill, Bucks 2013 (gen det female)

Similar Upper Thames Species
Eucosma hohenwartiana
Approx Length (c. 12.5mm) Wingspan (20-25mm)
Upload a Photo
Eucosma fulvana

(Stephens, 1834)49.267

Uncommon across our region, restricted mainly to chalk grass-land. Very similar to Eucosma hohenwartiana and may need dissection to separate (only females can be determined this way).

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 16 (21%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1939.
Last Recorded in 2021.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Greater Knapweed
GB Status: Local (Uncertain)
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Eucosma hohenwartiana | Eucosma parvulana >
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
15/06/20211VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP80
07/08/20201VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU88
26/06/20201VC22 - BerkshireSU39
16/07/20191VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU88
29/06/20193VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU88
We need your records!
Do you have records of Eucosma fulvana?
Put your own dot on the map!

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of Upper Thames Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership

   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2024
Click County for Details...

  Immature   Adult 
Show Details | 1990 to 2022 | 2000 to 2022 | Graph Key
© 2024 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2024
This site requires necessary cookies to function correctly. We'd also like to set Google analytics cookies that help us make improvements by measuring how you use the site. These will be set only if you accept all cookies. Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this will affect how the website functions. Cookies Policy