Scientific name
Agriphila deliella (Hübner, 1813)
Group of organisms
Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea
Red List Category
Highly Threatened
Responsibility of Germany
General responsibility
Current population status
Long-term population trend
strong decline
Short-term population trend
decrease of unknown extent
Special cases
Negative risk factor(s) is/are known
Risk factors
Increasing direct impacts, e. g. construction projects
Change of category compared to previous Red List
The change of category is not assessable, for example because the previous Red List does not list the taxon or the taxon has not been assessed in the previous Red List.
Comment on threat
Starke Bestandsverluste durch Rückgang der Binnendünen.
Further comments
Die Larven leben an Silbergras (Corynephorus canescens) (Retzlaff, H., persönliche Mitteilung).

Nuss, M. (2011): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Zünslerfalter (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea) Deutschlands. – In: Binot-Hafke, M.; Balzer, S.; Becker, N.; Gruttke, H.; Haupt, H.; Hofbauer, N.; Ludwig, G.; Matzke-Hajek, G. & Strauch, M. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands, Band 3: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 1). – Münster (Landwirtschaftsverlag). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (3): 327-370.