Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Agriphila geniculea Haworth, 1811
Elbow-stripe Grass-veneer

Family: Crambidae
Checklist Number: 63.095

Active from July to October and associated with dry grassland and dunes. Infrequently recorded

The larvae feed on short fine grasses and can be found in a flimsy silken gallery at the base of the leaves

Agriphila geniculea
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