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Anacampsis blattariella (Hübner, 1796)

A rather common species in Belgium, more observed in the northern part.

The larva lives in a rolled leaf on Betula sp. Pupation takes place in the larval feeding place.

The adults have been observed from late June till the end of September. They rest on tree trunks during daytime and come to light.


Belgium, Antwerpen, Ranst, 08 August 2003.
(Photo © Leo Janssen)
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