Seq # 265080020

Neofaculta infernella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854) Species

Last modified: Sept. 28, 2020, 5:37 p.m.


A species of colder regions and higher altitudes, restricted to the southern part of Belgium. Hitherto a very rare and local species.


Details

Classification
Family: Gelechiidae > Subfamily: Anacampsinae > Tribus: Chelariini > Genus: Neofaculta > Species: Neofaculta infernella
Vernacular names
Bosbespalpmot (NL)
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Vaccinium myrtillus
Host plant (genera):
Betula and Rhododendron
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Habitat

Raised bogs and damp, cool forest areas with lots of Vaccinium.

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