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Aristotelia ericinella (Zeller, 1839)

Heather Neb
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Aristotelia micella sensu Hübner, 1796 nec ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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


Resident. Normally occurs singly or sparingly on heathland but is sometimes fairly common to common at mv light in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid July to late August. Larvae feed on heather. (Pratt, 2011).

Aristotelia ericinella (Zeller, 1839)
Crowborough, 31 vii 2020
Photo: Charles Waters
Aristotelia ericinella (Zeller, 1839)
Iping and Steadham Common, 08 vii 2014
Photo: Dave and Penny Green

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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