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Bucculatrix cidarella (Zeller, 1839)

Alder Bent-wing
14.0080 (B&F: 272)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
    »Family: Bucculatricidae
      »Subfamily: Teichobiinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini


A resident species whose larvae occur singly or sparingly in a very few places across the region, but may be seriously under-recorded, especially in the East. Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and June and during recent years also in August. Larvae feed on alder. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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