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Roeslerstammia pronubella >

Oinophila v-flava (Haworth, 1828)

Yellow V Moth
12.0460 (B&F: 277)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tineoidea
    »Family: Tineidae
      »Subfamily: Hieroxestinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini


Just two colonies of this Red Data Book Class 3 species were present in Victorian times. Since then nothing else is known about the insect here, although larvae feed on dry vegetable matter elsewhere. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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