Agonopterix capreolella

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Agonopterix capreolella
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Depressariidae
Genus: Agonopterix
Species: A. capreolella
Binomial name
Agonopterix capreolella
(Zeller, 1839)
  • Depressaria capreolella Zeller, 1839
  • Depressaria caprella Stainton, 1849

Agonopterix capreolella is a moth of the Depressariidae family. It is found in most of Europe, the eastern Palearctic ecozone and the Near East.

The wingspan is 15–19 mm. Adults are on wing from August to May.

The larvae feed on Pimpinella saxifaga, Daucus carota and Sium latifolium.


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