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Micropterix aureatella (Scopoli, 1763)

Yellow-barred Gold
1.0030 (B&F: 3)

Micropterix allionella (Fabricius, 1794)

»Suborder: Zeugloptera
  »Superfamily: Micropterigoidea
    »Family: Micropterigidae


A scarce resident species occurring sparingly in a few woodland rides on acid soils in the north. Not recorded in the western vice-county. Single-brooded flying mainly during the last half of May. Larval foodplant unknown in this country. (Pratt, 2011)

Micropterix aureatella (Scopoli, 1763)
TQ793106, 20 v 2011
Photo: Crystal Ray

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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