Seq # 265450100

Gelechia sororculella (Hübner, 1817) Species

Last modified: Jan. 26, 2020, 10:30 a.m.


An uncommon species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Gelechiidae > Subfamily: Gelechiinae > Tribus: Gelechiini > Genus: Gelechia > Species: Gelechia sororculella
Vernacular names
Haakpalpmot (NL)
First mention in Belgium
Anonymous 1901. Varia. — Revue mensuelle de la Société entomologique namuroise 1: 36, 44, 48, 55, 60. On page 48.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year; onwards from late June towards mid August. They come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Salix

The larva feeds on spun shoots on various species of Salix. It pupates in the ground.

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