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Elachista albidella Nylander, [1848]

Cotton-grass Dwarf
38.0460 (B&F: 630)
Previously:Biselachista albidella (Nylander, 1847)

Elachista rhynchosporella (Stainton, 1848)

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


Recorded from just one site in the west in Victorian times and more recently in the east from near Nutley. Elsewhere it flies from June to August and the larvae feed on sedges and common cottongrass (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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