Larva: The larvae of moths have a head capsule and chewing mouthparts with opposable mandibles (see video of a gracillarid larva feeding), six thoracic legs and abdominal legs (see examples).
Pupa: The pupae of moths have visible head appendages, wings and legs which lie in sheaths (see examples).
The adult is not illustrated in UKMoths (check for update). The genitalia are not illustrated by the Lepidoptera
Dissection Group (check for update).
Hosts in Great Britain & Ireland: Currently unknown.
of year - larvae: Currently unknown.
of year - adults: Currently unknown.
in Great Britain & Ireland: Britain including Denbighshire (VC50),
Derbyshire (VC57), Isle of Wight (VC10), North Wiltshire (VC7), Shropshire (VC40), South Hampshire
and Stafford (NBN
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elsewhere: Widespread in continental Europe including Czech
Republic, Danish mainland, Estonia, Finland, French mainland, Germany,
Italian mainland, Latvia and Russia - East (Karsholt and van Nieukerken
in Fauna Europaea).
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British and Irish Parasitoids in Britain and elsewhere: Currently unknown.