Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Adventive
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Foodplant: Dried fruit.
|Year first recorded||1925|
|Year last recorded||1925|
|Number of records||1|
|Number of individuals||1|
For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1925.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Similar species: Nationally, one of six very similar species of Ephestia, requiring dissection of the genitalia, with most wild-caught individuals being E. parasitella, with the other five species favouring warehouses.