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Agonopterix kaekeritziana (Linnaeus, 1767)

Straw Flat-body
32.0260 (B&F: 698)

Agonopterix liturella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Depressariidae
      »Subfamily: Depressariinae
        »Tribe: Depressariini


Resident. Found singly at mv light in a few places, usually on or near the downs, in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from mid July to late August and the larvae feed on knapweed (Pratt, 2011).

Agonopterix kaekeritziana (Linnaeus, 1767)
Findon Valley, 21 vii 2009
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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