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Eudonia lacustrata (Panzer, 1804)

A widespread species in Belgium, but rarely abundant.

The larva lives in a silken tube on mosses preferring those growing on tree-trunks or stone walls. Pupation in the moss..

The adults have been observed from June till mid August.


Belgium, Antwerpen, Viersel, 26 June 2004.
(Photo © Leo Janssen)

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