Ypsolopha parenthesella (White-shouldered Smudge)

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Ypsolopha parenthesella (White-shouldered Smudge)

Ypsolopha parenthesella (White-shouldered Smudge)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Micro-heterocera" (Micro-moths)
Family: Ypsolophidae
Subfamily: Ypsolophinae
Genus: Ypsolopha
Species: Ypsolopha parenthesella (White-shouldered Smudge)

Host plants: Alder (Alnus), Birch (Betula), Carpinus betulus, Common Hazel (Corylus avellana), Oak (Quercus)

Confusion species: Ypsolopha ustella (Variable Smudge)