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Common Nettle-tap

Anthophila fabriciana

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago
Choreutid Moth
Anthophila fabriciana Anthophila fabriciana - UKMoths


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5 Comments

wijnandr
wijnandr 10 years ago

Obvious. Nettle-tap.. and he was on that Nettle :)

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago
wijnandr
wijnandr 10 years ago

Sorry, the picture is not sharp at all. But.. it seems like you have found the right species. Shape, colors, white tips, spanweidte is correct and the 2nd geration. I appreciate your help bayucca. Thanks!

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago

Choreutidae, Anthophila fabriciana??? Please, check yourself, I am not sure, just from the shape I thought it might be this one.
http://www.naturspaziergang.de/Nachtfalt...
http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fil:Anthoph...
http://www.marslandmoths.co.uk/Latest/?p...

wijnandr
Spotted by
wijnandr

Zuidplas, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Spotted on Jul 29, 2012
Submitted on Jul 29, 2012

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