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Morophaga choragella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Large Clothes
12.0100 (B&F: 196)

Synonym(s):
Morophaga boleti (Fabricius, [1777])


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tineoidea
    »Family: Tineidae
      »Subfamily: Scardiinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Local

Resident. Generally occurs sparingly at light near woodland in both vice-counties. Increasing. Single-brooded, flying from the second week of June until the third week of August. Larvae feed on unidentified fungi on oak trees. (Pratt, 2011)

Morophaga choragella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Came to Actinic trap
West Ashling, 14 vii 2017
Photo: Sue Davies
Morophaga choragella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Findon Valley, 23 v 2012
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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