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Caloptilia syringella

Observed: 23rd October 2012 By: nightflynightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebratesnightfly’s reputation in Invertebrates
23 Oct 12 (58)
23 Oct 12 (61)
CIMG0892
CIMG0894
CIMG0901
CIMG2751
CIMG2758
CIMG2762
Description:

27th Feb 13, 3 pics of the pupa added. Wriggly pupa, 5mm long. Its in a closed box with the dried ash leaves it was originally found in but it isnt in its puparia. Hopefully it hatches.
26th March 13, one adult was hatched in the tub, 27th March 2 adults were hatched from the 2 larvae above. Pics added, adults approx 8mm, to be measured.

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Thanks very much Robert, I

Thanks very much Robert,

I must see if I have recorded the adult before, I have a few micro pics still with no IDs and I look for moths a lot at this site.

Cheers,

Cathal.