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Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Black-dotted Groundling
35.1600 (B&F: 755)

Synonym(s):
Stenolechia nivea (Haworth, 1828)


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

Local

Resident. Occurs singly to mv light in a few places in West Sussex, undetected in East Sussex since listed in 1905. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early August to mid September. Larvae feed on the shoots and buds of oak. (Pratt, 2011).

Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Etchingham, 29 viii 2017
Photo: Caroline Moore
Stenolechia gemmella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 28 viii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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