Agonopterix arenella (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775) (Family Elachistidae)

Forewing Length: 9-11mm, Wingspan: 19-23mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June - August August - September August - July
(Earliest: 23.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Centaurea jacea
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Cirsium

Sonchus
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Agonopterix arenella
Agonopterix arenella
Lepiforum: Agonopterix arenella
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Agonopterix arenella


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2017 R. Thunus

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