Adela croesella (Small Barred Long-horn)

Adela croesella (Small Barred Long-horn)
Originator: John Skartveit

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: «Micro-heterocera» (Micro-moths)
Family: Adelidae (Fairy long horn moths)
Subfamily: Adelinae
Genus: Adela
Species: Adela croesella (Small Barred Long-horn)

Host plants: Wild Privet (Ligustrum vulgare)

Confusion species: Nemophora degeerella (Yellow-barred Long-horn)