Bena bicolorana

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Bena bicolorana
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Both side - Museum specimen
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nolidae
Genus: Bena
Species: B. bicolorana
Binomial name
Bena bicolorana
(Fuessly, 1775)

The Scarce Silver-lines (Bena bicolorana) is a moth of the family Nolidae. It is found in Europe.

The wingspan is 40–50 mm. The moth flies in one generation from mid June to August [1].

The larvae feed on oak.


  1. ^ The flight season refers to Belgium and The Netherlands. This may vary in other parts of the range.

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