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  Plutella xylostella Plutella porrectella  
        Bradley No. 469  
        Eidophasia messingiella  
           
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Plutellinae

The adults of this sub-family have long narrow wings, upward curved palps and rest with their antennae held straight and pointing forward.

The larvae are tapered at both ends. They feed on cruciferous plants from a flimsy, silken cocoon.