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Common Tubic Moth (Alabonia geoffrella)  A spectacular looking micro-moth, easily missed but never forgotten once seen:<br />
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Common Tubic Moth (Alabonia geoffrella)

A spectacular looking micro-moth, easily missed but never forgotten once seen:



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  1. Fantastic, thanks for sharing! Posted 20 days ago

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"Alabonia geoffrella" is a species of gelechioid moth. Here, it is placed within the subfamily Oecophorinae of the concealer moth family. Alternatively it has been placed in the Elachistidae or Depressariinae together with its presumed closest relatives.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Philip Booker
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Uploaded Jul 28, 2022. Captured May 17, 2022 13:51 in 33 Crespin Way, Brighton BN1 7FG, UK.
  • DSC-RX10M4
  • f/4.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO500
  • 81.1mm