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Unknown moth

Observed: 8th July 2012 By: localherolocalhero’s reputation in Invertebrateslocalhero’s reputation in Invertebrates

Total wingspan about 2cm

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Amblyptilia acanthadactyla interacts


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I have looked at pictures of

I have looked at pictures of both species listed above - the triangle plume looks too pale, this moth had very dark, almost black wings. Does the colouration vary? The photos I have seen of the Capperia britanniodactyla (ID suggested by a friend) resemble it more closely.