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Aproaerema sangiella (Stainton, 1863)

Brown Sober
35.0010 (B&F: 845)
Previously:Syncopacma sangiella (Stainton, 1863)

Syncopacma coronillella sensu auctt. (partim) nec (Treitschke, 1833)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
    »Family: Gelechiidae
      »Subfamily: Anacampsinae
        »Tribe: Hypercalliini

Nationally Scarce A

The only good Sussex record this species is of two examples captured by A. F. Griffith "in a rough field near Lewes among its foodplant" in 1929, this referring to the heathery common then surviving at Vert Wood. Elsewhere the moth is single-brooded, flying in June and July, while larvae feed on common bird's-foot-trefoil, although the last mentioned was never confirmed in Sussex (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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