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''Calybites phasianipennella'' is a moth of the family Gracillariidae. It is known from all of Europe and most of Asia.


The wingspan is 10–11 mm. Adults are on wing in September and overwinters as an adult, after which it can be found to April or May.

The larvae feed on ''Chenopodium hybridum'', ''Fallopia aubertii'', ''Fallopia convolvulus'', ''Lysimachia vulgaris'', ''Lythrum salicaria'', ''Oxyria digyna'', ''Persicaria amphibia'', ''Persicaria hydropiper'', ''Persicaria.. more

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

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Uploaded Jul 28, 2019. Captured in Den Alerdinckweg 4A, 8055 PE Laag Zuthem, Netherlands.