Paratalanta pandalis (Bordered Pearl)

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Paratalanta pandalis (Bordered Pearl)

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: «Micro-heterocera» (Micro-moths)
Family: Pyralidae (Snout moths)
Subfamily: Pyraustinae
Genus: Paratalanta
Species: Paratalanta pandalis (Bordered Pearl)

Norwegian name: Okerengmott

Host plants: Mentha, Origanum vulgare, Solidago virgaurea, Teucrium scorodonia, Thymus, Urtica

Confusion species: Ostrinia nubilalis (European Corn Borer), Sitochroa verticalis (Lesser Pearl)