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Phyllonorycter mespilella (Hübner, [1805])

Scarce Brown Midget
15.0450 (B&F: 325)

Synonym(s):
Phyllonorycter pyrivorella (Bankes, 1899)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
    »Family: Gracillariidae
      »Subfamily: Lithocolletinae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Nationally Scarce B

Uncertain. Presumed extinct since it was last listed from both vice-counties in 1905.
Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August.
Larvae feed on wild pear, mountain ash, wild service, and whitebeam. (Pratt,2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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