Spatalistis bifasciana (Hübner, 1787)
small purple button
According to several old sources the larvae bore into berries. However, recent Bitish observations indicate that the larvae feed on the withered leaves of oak and sweet chestnut.
distribution within Europe
Body yellow with large violet pinacula; head, prothoracic and anal plate brown, darkly margined (swatschek).
Bradley, Tremewan & Smith (1973a), Hancock & Bland (2015a), Huisman & Koster (2000a), Šumpich (2011a), Swatschek (1958a).