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Species Mompha raschkiella - Hodges#1457.1

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Momphidae (Momphid Moths)
Subfamily Momphinae
Genus Mompha
Species raschkiella (Mompha raschkiella - Hodges#1457.1)
Hodges Number
1457.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Zeller, 1839
Food
Larvae feed on Epilobium angustifolium.
Remarks
This is a European species that has recently begun to show up in our area.