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The Streak Chesias legatella Wingspan 30-35mm. A distinctive moth that rests with its narrow forewings overlapping one another. Adult has marbled grey-brown forewings with a long, narrow white streak running parallel to leading edge. Flies September-October. Larva feeds on Broom. Widespread and fairly common throughout.
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The Streak Chesias legatella Wingspan 30-35mm. A distinctive moth that rests with its narrow forewings overlapping one another. Adult has marbled grey-brown forewings with a long, narrow white streak running parallel to leading edge. Flies September-October. Larva feeds on Broom. Widespread and fairly common throughout.

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Date: 6 Jul 2007
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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