Elachista argentella (Clerck 1759) (Family Elachistidae)

Forewing Length: 5-6mm, Wingspan: 11-12mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? March - April April - May May - July
(Earliest: 1.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Many Poaceae
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Agrostis
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Elachista argentella
Elachista argentella
British Leafminers: Elachista argentella
Leaf and Stem Mines of British Flies: Elachista argentella
De Bladmineerders van Nederland: Elachista argentella
Lepiforum: Elachista argentella


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