151 Adela croesella

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage April to March

Adult forewing - around 5 to 6.5mm. Flies mid-May to early July

Larval foodplants : On flowers, seeds and then fallen leaves of Wild Privet (Ligustrum vulgare), Sea-buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) and other shrubs

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