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Mirificarma interrupta (Curtis, 1827)

A rare speciesin Belgium.

The larva lives on the leaf and the flowers of different species of Genista or on Sarothamnus scoparius. It hibernates.

The adults have been observed from May till August. They come to light.

Belgium, Luxembourg, Nassogne, 31 May 2004.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)
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