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Metzneria neuropterella (Zeller, 1839)

Brown-veined Neb
35.0540 (B&F: 727)

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


Resident. Occurs sparingly in a very few downland localities in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late July to late August and larvae feed on dwarf thistle and common knapweed (Pratt, 2011).

Metzneria neuropterella (Zeller, 1839)
Hurstpierpoint, 07 viii 2020
Photo: Dennis Chanter
Metzneria neuropterella (Zeller, 1839)
Findon Valley, 26 vii 2008
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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