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Brachmia inornatella

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gelechiidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Brachmia
Brachmia inornatella
Similar  Brachmia blandella, Bryotropha similis, Prolita sexpunctella, Syncopacma cinctella

Brachmia inornatella, the fen crest, is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It is found in large parts of Europe, except Ireland, Norway, Lithuania and most of southern Europe.

The wingspan is 14–16 mm. Adults have been recorded on wing from May to August.

The larvae feed on various grasses, including Phragmites australis. They probably feed internally in the stems.

References

Brachmia inornatella Wikipedia


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