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Nematopogon adansoniella on Pentaglottis sempervirens  Adelidae,Adeloidea,Jane's garden,Lepidoptera,Nematopogon,Nematopogon adansoniella,Nematopogoninae,Pentaglottis sempervirens,nl: Gevlekte langsprietmot Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. So cool, love this family of moths! Posted one month ago
    1. Thereyago ... :o)
      Cauchas rufimitrella on Lunaria Okay, been there, done that ... but hey ... first image I upload of this species this year ... that should count as an excuse! ;o) Adelidae,Cauchas,Cauchas rufimitrella,Jane's garden,Moth,nl: Pinksterbloemlangsprietmot

      Adela reaumurella Finally found one sitting still for a while in the cold morning ... Adela,Adela reaumurella,Adelidae,Geotagged,Jane's garden,Lepidoptera,Moth,Netherlands,nl: Smaragdlangsprietmot

      I especially like the English vernacular name: 'Fairy longhorn moths' :o)
      Posted one month ago, modified one month ago
      1. Already saw them briefly last night and promised myself to have a better look today. Kind of like delaying desert :) Posted one month ago
        1. Makes sense - I was just back logging comments ... ;o) Posted one month ago
          1. I was curious how many beauties await us in this family. Seem to be about 100 worldwide, 50 in Europe, 18 in Netherlands.

            You probably already know this site, but if not:
            Posted one month ago

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''Nematopogon adansoniella'' is a moth of the family Adelidae. It is found in Europe. The wingspan is 17–19 mm. The moth flies from late April to June depending on the location.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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Uploaded May 9, 2021.