Tineidae : Hieroxestinae
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Oinophila v-flava
Yellow V Moth

(Haworth, 1828)277 / 12.046

Rare, in our region only one 1929 record from Shropshire.

Nationally, most records from warehouses and wine cellars where the larva feeds on fungus and wine corks. Outdoors feeds on a range of dry vegetable matter.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1929.
Last Recorded in 1929.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 8-12mm
Flight: July-October
Foodplant:   decaying vegetable matter
Nat Status: pRDB2
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
19291VC40 - ShropshireSJ22
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