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Metzneria metzneriella (Stainton, 1851)

Meadow Neb
35.0580 (B&F: 726)

Synonym(s):
Metzneria paucipunctella sensu Douglas, 1850 nec (Zeller, 1839)


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

Common

Resident. Occurs in small numbers at mv light in a range of habitats in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late May to early August and larvae feed on common knapweed and saw-wort (Pratt, 2011).

Metzneria metzneriella (Stainton, 1851)
Saltdean, 14 vi 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Metzneria metzneriella (Stainton, 1851)
Woodingdean, 14 vi 2014
Photo: Tim Wilton
Metzneria metzneriella (Stainton, 1851)
Findon Valley, 23 vi 2012
Photo: Mike Snelling
Metzneria metzneriella (Stainton, 1851)
Crowborough, 10 vi 2016
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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