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Agriphila tristella

"Tinea ferruginella" redirects here. As invalidly described by Hübner in or around 1813, this refers to Monopis obviella.
Mounted specimen

Agriphila tristella is a species of moth of the family Crambidae. It is found in Europe and the western part of Asia.

The wingspan is 22–30 mm. The moth flies from June to September depending on the location.

The larvae feed on various grasses, such as Poa and Deschampsia species.


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