Argyresthia bonnetella (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Argyresthiidae)

Forewing Length: 4.5-6mm; Wingspan: 9-11mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? September - May ? June - August
(Earliest: 10.7)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Crataegus

Prunus spinosa
Food:
(Adult)

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar
Parasitoids:
Itoplectis maculator Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Argyresthia bonnetella
Argyresthia bonnetella
Nature Spot: Argyresthia bonnetella
Lepiforum: Argyresthia bonnetella


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