Pyraloidea

Phycitinae

Imago
Genus
Ephestia
Species
woodiella (1)
Author/Year
Richards & Thompson, 1932
English Vernacular
False Cacao Moth
French Vernacular
Phycide de Wood
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 14mm - 20mm

Imago: Univoltine, not a common species locally, I only take one or two per year that are attracted to light.

Larva: Polyphagous, probably feeding on dried leaves and other plant matter

Overwinter: As a larva

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