Depressaria radiella [heraclei, pastinacella] (Goeze 1783) (Family Elachistidae)

Forewing Length: 12-14mm, Wingspan: 23-28mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June - July
(Earliest: 29.6)
? July - June

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Heracleum sphondylium
Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Depressaria radiella
Depressaria radiella
Nature Spot: Depressaria radiella
Lepiforum: Depressaria radiella


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