Ocnerostoma friesei

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Ocnerostoma friesei
Ocnerostoma friesei, Hafod Bonc, North Wales, May 2013 (20767173200).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Yponomeutidae
Genus: Ocnerostoma
O. friesei
Binomial name
Ocnerostoma friesei
Svensson, 1966

Ocnerostoma friesei is a moth of the family Yponomeutidae. It is found in Europe and Japan. The species closely resembles Ocnerostoma piniariella.

The wingspan is 8–10 mm. The moth flies in two generations from April to May and again from August to October. [1].

The larvae feed on Scots pine.


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

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