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Borkhausenia fuscescens (Haworth, 1828)

Small Dingy Tubic
28.0120 (B&F: 644)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Oecophoridae
      »Subfamily: Oecophorinae
        »Tribe: Oecophorini

Common

Resident. Occurs singly at dusk and at mv light in a very few places in both vice-counties. Flies mainly in July and August. Larvae feed on dead leaves and thatch (Pratt, 2011).

Borkhausenia fuscescens (Haworth, 1828)
Lindfield, 8 vii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Borkhausenia fuscescens (Haworth, 1828)
Findon Valley, 23 vii 2011
Photo: Mike Snelling
Borkhausenia fuscescens (Haworth, 1828)
Lindfield, 28 vi 2012
Photo: Bob Foreman
Borkhausenia fuscescens (Haworth, 1828)
Lewes, 14 vii 2012
Photo: Peter Tinning

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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