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Crambus pratella

Wikipedia Abstract

Crambus pratella is a species of moth of the family Crambidae. It is found in Europe. The wingspan is 22–25 mm. The moth flies from May to August depending on the location. The larvae feed on various grasses, especially Deschampsia species.
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Prey / Diet

Deschampsia cespitosa (Tufted Hair-grass)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Amphipoea oculea (Ear Moth)1
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)1
Cervus elaphus (wapiti or elk)1
Leptopterna ferrugata1
Oligia fasciuncula (Middle-barred Minor Moth)1


Dysmachus trigonus[2]


External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Ecology of Commanster
2Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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