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Sharp-angled Carpet Euphyia unangulata Wingspan 25-27mm. A distinctive and well-marked moth whose broad wings are held flat at rest. Adult has forewings with cross bands of marbled yellowish-brown and off-white; central dark band has an angular margin and usually contains a blackish spot. Flies June-July. Larva feeds on chickweeds and other low-growing plants. Widespread but commonest in south.