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Esperia sulphurella (Fabricius, 1775)

An uncommon species in Belgium, more frequently observed in the northern provinces.

The larva lives on dead wood.

The adults have been observed from end of April till  June. They are active especially during morning sunshine.

Belgium, Antwerpen, Kapellen, 21 April 2008.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)

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