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Parornix finitimella (Zeller, 1850)

Pointed Slender
15.0320 (B&F: 308)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
    »Family: Gracillariidae
      »Subfamily: Gracillariinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini


A resident species, whose larvae and adults occur singly or sparingly. Colonies are widespread in the West, but apparently scarce in the East. Increasing. Double-brooded, flying mainly from late April to late May and again from late July to early September. Larvae feed on sloe. (Pratt, 2011)

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Phenology (larval)

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