Bijugis bombycella - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

PSYCHIDAE

Epichnopteryginae

Las Descargues, 30 June 2012
Bijugis bombycella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Bijugis bombycella ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775)

Wingspan: 13-18mm

Recorded frequently at Las Descargues but little is known about its biology.

The specimen illustrated was determined by Hank Tenholt and Peter Hattenschwiler and a genitalia slide was produced by Brian Goodey and can be seen at www.dissectiongroup/page1335.html

 

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