Zelleria hepariella

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Zelleria hepariella
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Yponomeutidae
Genus: Zelleria
Species: Z. hepariella
Binomial name
Zelleria hepariella
Stainton, 1849
Synonyms
  • Zelleria insignipennella Stainton, 1849
  • Gracillaria taxella Herrich-Schäffer, 1855
  • Zelleria phillyrella Millière, 1867
  • Zelleria fusca Stainton, 1876
  • Zelleria joannisella Maneval, 1934

Zelleria hepariella is a moth of the Yponomeutidae family. It is found in Europe and northern Asia Minor.

A branch of Phillyrea with larval web
Larva

The wingspan is 12–14 mm. Adults are on wing in July or August depending on the location.

The larvae feed on Fraxinus excelsior, Lonicera and Artemisia.

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