Glyphipterix simpliciella (Stephens 1834) (Family Glyphipterigidae)

Forewing Length: 3-4.5mm, Wingspan: 6-9mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - August ? May - June
(Earliest: 9.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Dactylis glomerata Seeds
Food:
(Adult)

Leucanthemum vulgare Nectar

Ranunculus repens Nectar
Parasitoids:
Gelis agilis Larva

Gelis fallax Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Glyphipterix simpliciella
Glyphipterix simpliciella
Nature Spot: Cocksfoot Moth - Glyphipterix simpliciella
Lepiforum: Glyphipterix simpliciella


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