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Ptocheuusa paupella (Zeller, 1847)

Light Fleabane Neb
35.0610 (B&F: 748)

Ptocheuusa inulella (Curtis, 1850)
Ptocheuusa inopella sensu auctt. nec (Zeller, 1839)

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


Resident. Occurring singly, occasionally sparingly at mv light, in a very few places in both vice-counties, although often common at Walberton. Double-brooded, flying mainly in June, and again from early August to early September. The species has been associated with common fleabane in Sussex. (Pratt, 2011).

Ptocheuusa paupella (Zeller, 1847)
Etchingham, 19 viii 2018
Photo: Caroline Moore
Ptocheuusa paupella (Zeller, 1847)
Eastbourne, 28 viii 2018
Photo: Dennis Chanter
Ptocheuusa paupella (Zeller, 1847)
Lindfield, 28 v 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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