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Acompsia schmidtiellus (Heyden, 1848)

Marjoram Crest
35.0270 (B&F: 861)

Synonym(s):
Acompsia durdhamellus (Stainton, 1849)


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

Nationally Scarce B

Colonies are known from Fairmile Bottom, Kithurst Hill, Mount Caburn and Willingdon. Adults have been recorded in July and larvae in early to mid May (Pratt, 2011).

Acompsia schmidtiellus (Heyden, 1848)
Eastbourne, 03 viii 2018
Photo: Dennis Chanter

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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