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Batrachedra praeangusta (Haworth, 1828)

A rather rare species in Belgium.

The larva lives in the catkins and the leaves of Populus and Salix.

The adults fly in July and August. They are active at dusk and come to light.

Belgium, Limburg, Kinrooi, 30 July 2004.
(Photo © Maarten Jacobs)
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