Duponchelia fovealis  Zeller, 1847
Main synonym = Duponchelia eanuisalis    Zeller, 1847
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Lepidoptera / Crambidae
European pepper moth, Southern European Marsh Pyralid     Maltese name not known
Further Information:
This species was originally native to the Mediterranean area and become widespread in North Europe and even US. Kindly visit this excellent webpage for detailed information about the European Pepper Moth.

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