Argyresthia curvella   Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK Argyresthia sorbiella  Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK
Argyresthia retinella  Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK  

   Above left: Argyresthia curvella

   Above right: Argyresthia sorbiella

   Left: Argyresthia retinella

 

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Argyresthia curvella  (Linnaeus, 1761)

Argyresthia sorbiella is larger and the markings are a paler orange or gold.

Argyresthia retinella has the bar on the forewing not or barely reaching the dorsum. If it does, it is not broad and does not form a curved saddle.