Paratalanta hyalinalis (Translucent Pearl)

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Paratalanta hyalinalis (Translucent 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 hyalinalis (Translucent Pearl)

Norwegian name: Knoppurtengmott

Host plants: Centaurea nigra, Urtica, Verbascum, Verbascum thapsus

Confusion species: Sitochroa verticalis (Lesser Pearl)

Norwegian Red List 2015: Near Threatened