Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Ceromitia
Family: Adelidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
turpisella
NOTES

A small, slender moth with exceptionally long antennae and a rough-scaled head. The adults feed on flowers while some larvae are leaf-miners. Attracted to lights at night.


AUTHORITY
(Walker, 1863)
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A dull white moth with two brown bands across the forewings
Colour: White
Common Name
Dusted longhorn
Moth
Habitat
NOTES: Caught in the house at night
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
March
All year
Synonyms for Species
Nemophora turpisella
Agisana caffrariella
Ceromitia caffrariella
Ceromitia flavicoma



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