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Nothris verbascella >

Mesophleps silacella (Hübner, 1796)

Straw Crest
35.0140 (B&F: 860)

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


Only known from a single colony in Hollingbury Combe in 1905-06. Adults flew in June and July and the larvae fed on the seed capsules of common rock-rose (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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