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Stigmella pyri (Glitz, 1865)

Pear-tree Pigmy
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»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Nepticuloidea
    »Family: Nepticulidae
      »Subfamily: Nepticulinae
        »Tribe: Nepticulini

Nationally Scarce A

By 1975 this proposed Red Data Book Class 2 moth has been recorded in the county under unspecified circumstances feeding on pear by A.M. Emmet at a site in West Sussex. Nothing else is know about pyri in the county, except that the 1800 records are definitely in error. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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