Rahul Sharma

Teleiodes wagae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Gelechiidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Teleiodes
Teleiodes wagae
Similar  Pseudotelphusa paripunctella, Prolita sexpunctella, Carpatolechia decorella

Teleiodes wagae, the hazel groundling, is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It is found throughout Europe, east to Siberia.

The wingspan is 9–13 mm. Adults are on wing from May to June.

The larvae feed on Corylus avellana, Betula, Castanea sativa and Salix caprea. They feed between two spun leaves of their host plant. Larvae can be found from August to September.

References

Teleiodes wagae Wikipedia


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