Seq # 265510020

Caryocolum blandella (Douglas, 1852) Species

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


A rare species in Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Gelechiidae > Subfamily: Gelechiinae > Tribus: Gnorimoschemini > Genus: Caryocolum > Species: Caryocolum blandella
Vernacular names
Grotemuurkustmot (NL)
Synonyms
Caryocolum maculea sensu (Haworth, 1828)
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 131.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly in July and August. They come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Stellaria holostea

The larva lives in spun shoots and seed-capsules of Stellaria holostea.

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