Pempelia palumbella (Heather Knot-horn)

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Pempelia palumbella (Heather Knot-horn)

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: Phycitinae
Genus: Pempelia
Species: Pempelia palumbella (Heather Knot-horn)

Norwegian name: Lyngsmalmott

Host plants: Calluna, Cross-leaved Heath (Erica tetralix), Erica, Heather (Calluna vulgaris), Helianthemum, Polygala, Polygala vulgaris, Thymus, Thymus serpyllum