Apatema mediopallidum

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Apatema mediopallidum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Autostichidae
Genus: Apatema
Species: A. mediopallidum
Binomial name
Apatema mediopallidum
Walsingham, 1900
  • Oegoconia bifasciatum Chrétien, 1922
  • Apatema melitensis Amsel, 1952
  • Oegoconia quadripuncta f. minor Rebel, 1916
  • Oegoconia phanerodoxa Meyrick, 1926
  • Oegoconia proteroclina Meyrick, 1939

Apatema mediopallidum is a moth of the family Autostichidae. It is found on Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, Malta, Crete, Cyprus and in Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Albania, the Czech Republic, Romania, Bulgaria, the Republic of Macedonia, Greece, Turkey and on the Canary Islands.[1]

The wingspan is about 12 mm. The forewings are very pale ochreous, mottled and shaded with fuscous. The hindwings are shining pale grey.[2]