Loxostege sticticalis (Diamond-spot Pearl)

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Loxostege sticticalis (Diamond-spot 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: Loxostege
Species: Loxostege sticticalis (Diamond-spot Pearl)

Norwegian name: Gullkantengmott

Host plants: Artemisia, Artemisia vulgaris, Atriplex

Confusion species: Udea olivalis (Olive Pearl)