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Elachista utonella Frey, 1856

Bog Dwarf
38.0450 (B&F: 629)
Previously:Biselachista utonella (Frey, 1856)

Synonym(s):
Elachista caricis Stainton, [1858]
Elachista paludum Frey, 1859
Elachista carinisella Morris, 1870
Elachista palustrella Morris, 1870


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

Nationally Scarce B

Not seen in the county since the Victorian era. Elsewhere, it flies from May to July and the larvae feed on sedges (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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