Digitivalva pulicariae   Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK Acrolepiopsis assectella   Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK
Digitivalva pulicariae Acrolepiopsis assectella
Opens extra glossary window

0472                   'Glossary' opens an extra window 

Digitivalva pulicariae (Linnaeus, 1758)

Acrolepiopsis assectella is at this time a garden species rather than one of meadows, riverbanks and woodland. It is also less rufous in colour, has a less well defined first white bar on the dorsal, and lacks the short dark and pale bars along the costa.