Seq # 500790020

Ancylolomia tentaculella (Hübner, 1796) Species

Last modified: Sept. 24, 2020, 11:39 a.m.


This very rare species was seen for the first time in Belgium in 2019 in NA. A second observation became known in 2020 in OV.


Details

Classification
Family: Crambidae > Subfamily: Crambinae > Tribus: Ancylolomiini > Genus: Ancylolomia > Species: Ancylolomia tentaculella
Vernacular names
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Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Bionomics

Easily flushed out from herbaceous vegetation during the day.

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Flight periods

The adults are on the wing from July towards September.


Observed on

Host plant (species):
Dactylis glomerata
Substrates:
Grasses

Grasses, especially Dactylis glomerata.

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Habitat

Dry, open grassy habitats, wasteland, sunny embankments, steppes.

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