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Leucoptera lotella (Stainton, [1858])

Little Bent-wing
21.0030 (B&F: 259)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Yponomeutoidea
    »Family: Lyonetiidae
      »Subfamily: Cemiostominae
        »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Nationally Scarce A

Just two colonies of this species have been recorded - at Tilgate forest in Victorian times and more recently at Icklesham in 2003. Elsewhere the species is double-brooded, flying from May to July, with larvae feeding on both common and greater bird's foot trefoil. (Pratt, 2011)

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No larval records

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