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''Scythris limbella'' is a moth of the Scythrididae family. It is found in most of Europe , east into Russia and Iran . It is an introduced species in the north-eastern Nearctic Region.

The wingspan is about 15 mm. Adults are on wing from June to September, possibly in two generations.

The larvae feed on the shoots and flowers of ''Chenopodium'' and ''Atriplex'' in a web.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Jul 21, 2019. Captured in Den Alerdinckweg 4A, 8055 PE Laag Zuthem, Netherlands.