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Limnaecia phragmitella Stainton, 1851

Bulrush Cosmet
34.0040 (B&F: 898)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Cosmopterigidae
      »Subfamily: Cosmopteriginae
        »Tribe: Hypercalliini

Common

A resident species, usually occurring singly or sparingly at mv light in both vice-counties; often common at Filsham and Walberton. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to late August. Larvae feed on reed mace. (Pratt, 2011).

Limnaecia phragmitella Stainton, 1851
Lindfield, 21 vii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Limnaecia phragmitella Stainton, 1851
Brighton, 25 vii 2014
Photo: Jeremy Patterson
Limnaecia phragmitella Stainton, 1851
larva on reedmace
Norfolk, 01 i 2012
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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