Swammerdamia caesiella  Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK Swammerdamia pyrella  Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK
Paraswammerdamia nebulella Copyright Martin Evans@WGUK  

   Above left: Swammerdamia caesiella 

   Above right: Swammerdamia pyrella

   Left: Paraswammerdamia nebulella

 

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Swammerdamia caesiella  (Hübner, 1796)

Swammerdamia pyrella has strong coppery terminal cilia.

Paraswammerdamia nebulella has several clusters of white scales near the apex of the forewing (rather than distinct spot).     

Swammerdamia compunctella is larger, more evenly pale grey, with single large white spot near apex of the forewing. (No picture)