Main: (Crambidae / Glaphyriinae)
63.057 [B&F: 1356] Garden Pebble (Evergestis forficalis) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in gardens, allotments and farmland, especially where Brassica are grown, throughout the British Isles. Widespread and fairly common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 27-31 mm. Unlikely to be confused with any other species of British moth. Larva feeds on various Cruciferae, causing sufficient damage to be a serious pest in some areas.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
Max Percentage: 0.19246413
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Phenology - Adult Records

Max records: 411
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Phenology - Larval Records

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