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Aristotelia subdecurtella (Stainton, 1859)

A very rare species of wetland habitats in Belgium.

The larva lives on Lythrum salicaria and Stachys palustris.

The adults fly from late June towards August. They come to light.

Belgium, Antwerpen, Viersel, 13 July 2010.
imago on Lythrum salicaria (Photo © Maarten Jacobs)
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