Asarta aethiopella

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Asarta aethiopella
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Asarta
Species: A. aethiopella
Binomial name
Asarta aethiopella
(Duponchel, 1837)[1]
  • Phycis aethiopella Duponchel, 1837
  • Asarta aethiopella f. majella Costantini, 1922
  • Myelois helveticella Zeller, 1839

Asarta aethiopella is a species of snout moth in the genus Asarta. It was described by Philogène Auguste Joseph Duponchel in 1837.[1] It is found in France, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, the Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine and Russia.[2]

The wingspan is 14–16 mm.[3]


  1. ^ a b "GlobIZ search". Global Information System on Pyraloidea. Retrieved June 17, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Fauna Europaea". Retrieved 2011-09-29. 
  3. ^ "". 2011-08-25. Retrieved 2011-09-29.