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Carcina quercana is a species of moth in the Oecophoridae family.

Carcina quercana

Carcina quercana ~

This species is widespread Britain, inhabtiing woodlands, where the larvea feed off oak, beech, and a couple of other species of trees. This species is brightly coloured, and has distinctive long antennea, which are lo

Carcina quercana TL

When Carcina quercana is active

nger than the wings. When resting the antennea are held close to the body.