Seq # 195010090

Ypsolopha scabrella (Linnaeus, 1761) Species

Last modified: Aug. 26, 2020, 11:55 a.m.


A rather common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Ypsolophidae > Subfamily: Ypsolophinae > Genus: Ypsolopha > Species: Ypsolopha scabrella
Vernacular names
Gelijnde spitskopmot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
De Fré Ch. 1858. Catalogue des Microlépidoptères de la Belgique. — Annales de la Société entomologique belge 2: 45–162. On page 120.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly from July till early September. They come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Malus, Crataegus and Cotoneaster

The larva feeds from a slight web on the leaves of Malus, Crataegus or Cotoneaster. It pupates in a boat-shaped cocoon amongst detritus or under loose bark.

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