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Elachista maculicerusella (Bruand, 1859)

Triple-spot Dwarf
38.0390 (B&F: 609)

Synonym(s):
Elachista cerusella (Hübner, 1796) homonym
Elachista monosemiella Rössler, 1881


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

Common

Resident. Usually occurs in small numbers in a few places in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late April to early June and again from mid July to late August and the larvae feed on reed canary-grass (Pratt, 2011).

Elachista maculicerusella Bruand, 1859
Etchingham, 24 viii 2011
Photo: Caroline Moore
Elachista maculicerusella Bruand, 1859
Etchingham, 24 viii 2011
Photo: C Moore

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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