Cosmotriche lobulina (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

Cosmotriche lobulina: Adult (E-France, Isère, July 2010, photo: Emmanuel Ruiz)

Host plants:
The larvae most often feed on Picea, but more rarely also Pinus and Abies.

Coniferous forests.

Life cycle:
The moths occur between May and August. The larvae hibernate.

Cosmotriche lobulina occurs from central and northern Europe eastward to east Asia.