Seq # 210010130

Argyresthia retinella Zeller, 1839 Species

Last modified: April 16, 2020, 7:06 p.m.


A fairly common species in most areas of Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Argyresthiidae > Genus: Argyresthia > Subgenus: Argyresthia > Species: Argyresthia retinella
Vernacular names
Okerbruine pedaalmot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
Fologne E. 1863. Addenda au catalogue des Lépidoptères de Belgique. — Annales de la Société entomologique belge 7: 87–93. On page 93.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly from late May till mid August. They come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Betula

The larva lives in the shoots or a bud of Betula.

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