Agriphila inquinatella

Barred Grass-veneer - this micro moth has a wingspan of 22-28 mm. Common in low grassland as its main foodplant is a variety of grasses. They fly from June to September depending on location and can be attracted to light. Photographed in Co. Leitrim flying in July.

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