Cadra calidella

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Cadra calidella
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Cadra
Species: C. calidella
Binomial name
Cadra calidella
(Guenée, 1845)[1][2]
  • Ephestia calidella Guenée, 1845

Cadra calidella (dried fruit moth) is a species of snout moth in the genus Cadra. It was described by Guenée, in 1845.[1] It is found in most of Europe. The wingspan is 17–25 mm.[3] The larvae feed on dried fruit and seeds.


  1. ^ a b "World Pyraloidea Database". Archived from the original on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 
  2. ^ Fauna Europaea
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