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Atralata albofascialis (Treitschke, 1829) Species

Last modified: April 23, 2019, 12:44 p.m.


A local species in Belgium, mainly observed in the limestone area.


Details

Classification
Family: Crambidae > Subfamily: Odontiinae > Tribus: Odontiini > Genus: Atralata > Species: Atralata albofascialis
Vernacular names
Donkerkruidmot (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 61.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Caterpillar


Flight periods

The adults have mainly been observed in May.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Inula conyza

The larva makes a large brown blotch mine in the lower leaves of Inula conyzae. Sometimes several larvae occupy the same mine. Pupation amongst leaf-litter on the ground.

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