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Caryocolum tricolorella (Haworth, 1812)

Three-colour Groundling
35.1370 (B&F: 834)

Synonym(s):
Caryocolum contigua (Haworth, 1828)


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

Local

Resident. Both larvae and adults occur singly or sparingly in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from the third week of July to the third week of August. Larvae feed on the flower-heads of greater stitchwort (Pratt, 2011).

Caryocolum tricolorella (Haworth, 1812)
Findon Valley, 03 viii 2011
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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