Family: Oecophoridae Sub-family: Depressariinae
705 * Agonopterix umbellana
Wingspan: c.21mm. Distinctive row of dark dots.
Flight time: August-April, hibernating through winter
Habitat: Usually coastal, also recorded inland
Larval food plant: Gorse, from late May to early August. Larvae form thick, silken tubes.
Photographs: Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. October 2010