The Moths of Suffolk
404 Argyresthia praecocella, Zeller, 1839

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : pRDB3

Habitats : Downland and open woodland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May

Larval foodplants : Juniper (Juniperus communis)

Wingspan details : Wingspan 9-10mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultArgyresthia laevigatella
Argyresthia glabratella
Argyresthia arceuthina
Arygyresthia aurulentella

Compare confusion species
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Life history chart
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