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Agonopterix ciliella (Stainton, 1849)


Family: Oecophoridae
Subfamily: Depressariinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.9-2.4 cm
Life History:
Flight: August to May
Caterpillar Hosts: Various umbelliferous plants, including Angelica sylvestris, Aegopodium podagraria, Heracleum sphondylium, Daucus, Selinum, Silaum, Chaerophyllum, Pastinaca, Anthriscus, Meum and Peucedanum palustre. They feed from within spun or rolled leaves.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Most of Europe, except the Iberian Peninsula, most of the Balkan Peninsula and the Benelux. It is also found in North America
Conservation:
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Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.