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Pseudotelphusa paripunctella (Thunberg, 1794)

Tawny Groundling
35.1530 (B&F: 773)

Synonym(s):
Pseudotelphusa triparella (Zeller, 1839)
Pseudotelphusa dodecea sensu Haworth, 1828 nec dodecella (Linnaeus, 1758)


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

Nationally Scarce B

In the west only known from Worthing in the 19th century and from a colony in the Haslemere district in the early 20th century. In East Sussex noted at Guestling in the 19th century and Abbot's Wood in the early 20th century. In Abbot's Wood adults flew during May and June. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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