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Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)

Pale Flat-body
32.0280 (B&F: 700)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Depressariidae
      »Subfamily: Depressariinae
        »Tribe: Depressariini

Nationally Scarce B

Resident. Very local but can be common at a few places on the downs between Eastbourne and Littlehampton. Flies from August to early October and again after hibernation from late March to May. Larvae feed on the shoots of knapweed (Pratt, 2011).

Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)
High and Over, 04 iv 2017
Photo: Bob Eade
Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)
High and Over, 22 iv 2013
Photo: Bob Eade
Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)
High and Over, 16 iv 2013
Photo: Bob Eade
Agonopterix pallorella (Zeller, 1839)
MillHill, 5 iv 2008
Photo: Michael Blencowe

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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