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Athrips mouffetella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Observed mainly in the central and northern areas in Belgium.

The larva lives in a white web spun along a twig and leaves of Lonicera species.

The adults fly in July. They occasionally come to light.

Belgium, Namur, Lavaux-Ste-Anne, 06 August 2004.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)

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