Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple)

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Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple)

Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple)
Originator: Leif Gabrielsen

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Micro-heterocera" (Micro-moths)
Family: Eriocraniidae (Eriocraniids)
Subfamily: Eriocraniinae
Genus: Dyseriocrania
Species: Dyseriocrania subpurpurella (Common Oak Purple)

Host plants: Carpinus betulus, Common Hazel (Corylus avellana), Common Oak (Quercus robur), Oak (Quercus), Quercus rubra, Sessile Oak (Quercus petraea)

Confusion species: Eriocrania cicatricella (Washed Purple), Eriocrania sangii (Large Birch Purple), Eriocrania semipurpurella (Early Purple), Eriocrania sparrmannella (Mottled Purple)