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Stigmella regiella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

Purple-shot Pigmy
4.0220 (B&F: 107)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Nepticuloidea
    »Family: Nepticulidae
      »Subfamily: Nepticulinae
        »Tribe: Nepticulini

Local

Resident. Scarce in both vice counties but perhaps seriously under-recorded. Single-brooded flying during May and June, although this has yet to be confirmed in Sussex. Larvae feed on hawthorn (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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