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Aproaerema modicella

Synonyms: Stomopteryx nerteria

Wikipedia Abstract

Aproaerema modicella is a moth of the Gelechiidae family. It was described by Deventer in 1904. It is found in Indonesia (Java) and India.The wingspan is 8-10 mm. The base of the forewings is light brown, darkening towards the center, becoming greyish near the fringe. The markings consist of a small round light brownish spot in the middle of the fold and a larger spot at the margin. There are two small dark spots accompanying the first spot.
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Prey / Diet

Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Cullen corylifolium (Bodi)[1]
Glycine max (soybean)[1]
Indigofera hirsuta (roughhairy indigo)[1]
Lablab purpureus (hyacinthbean)[1]
Rhynchosia minima (Horse Rub Down)[1]
Spermacoce articularis[2]
Teramnus labialis (blue wiss)[1]

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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