Aethes nefandana

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Aethes nefandana
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Genus: Aethes
Species: A. nefandana
Binomial name
Aethes nefandana
(Kennel, 1899)[1]
Synonyms
  • Cochylis nefandana Kennel, 1899
  • Aethes chersonana Obraztsov, 1937
  • Conchylis diacrisiana Rebel, 1903

Aethes nefandana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Kennel in 1899. It is found in Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia, Albania, Bulgaria, Romania, the Republic of Macedonia, Greece, Russia,[2] Asia Minor and western Kazakhstan.[3]

The wingspan is 19–20 millimetres (0.75–0.79 in). Adults are on wing from April to July.

The larvae feed on Eryngium species.[4]

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