|1473 ~ Ephestia elutella ~ Cacao Moth|
Resident. Widespread throughout the British Isles.
Recorded from a single site in the west of the county at Commins Coch.
Wingspan : M & F, 14-20mm.
time & Voltinity
Warehouses and occasionally outside.
Stored materials especially cereals.
Eggs laid on food source. Larva feed openly and may take a year to reach full size if conditions are unfavourable. Pupates in a cocoon.
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