Eurodachtha canigella

Eurodachtha canigella is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Aristide Caradja in 1920. It is found in Germany, France, Italy and on the Iberian Peninsula.[1][2]

Eurodachtha canigella
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lecithoceridae
Genus: Eurodachtha
E. canigella
Binomial name
Eurodachtha canigella
(Caradja, 1920)
  • Lecithocera canigella Caradja, 1920
  • Sarisophora occidentella Amsel, 1953

The forewings are deep black and the hindwings are grey.[3]


  1. ^ Savela, Markku. "Eurodachtha". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved 2016-01-02.
  2. ^ Fauna Europaea
  3. ^ Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 34 (1/2): 135