Seq # 500690010

Agriphila deliella (Hübner, 1813) Species

Last modified: Sept. 24, 2020, 11:34 a.m.


A very rare and local species in Belgium, bound to dry sandy biotopes, mainly known from the Kempen.


Details

Classification
Family: Crambidae > Subfamily: Crambinae > Tribus: Crambini > Genus: Agriphila > Species: Agriphila deliella
Vernacular names
Zwartstreepgrasmot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
Capronnier J.-B. 1868. Assemblée mensuelle du 4 janvier 1868. — Annales de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 12: lxv–xlvi. On page xlv–xlvi. view page
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults have mainly been observed from mid August till late September.


Observed on

Substrates:
Unknown

The larva feeds on several grasses, like Corynephorus canescens,Carex arenaria and Molinia caerulea.

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