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Species Swammerdamia caesiella - Hodges#2413

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea
Family Yponomeutidae (Ermine Moths)
Subfamily Yponomeutinae
Genus Swammerdamia
Species caesiella (Swammerdamia caesiella - Hodges#2413)
Hodges Number
2413
Size
wingspan 9-13 mm
Identification
greyish with a white head
Range
Widespread in the Palearctic
Season
Two broods a year in UK
Food
birch (Betula)
Remarks
possibly an introduced species
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