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Scrobipalpa instabilella (Douglas, 1846)

Saltern Groundling
35.1140 (B&F: 812)


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

Nationally Scarce B

Resident. The moth usually occurs singly or sparingly to mv light in a very few coastal habitats in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly during June and July. Larvae feed on glasswort, annual sea-blite, sea-purslane and the Duke of Burgundy's teaplant (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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