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Blastodacna hellerella (Duponchel, 1838)

Hawthorn Cosmet
39.0010 (B&F: 905)

Synonym(s):
Blastodacna atra sensu Meyrick, [1928] nec (Haworth, 1828)


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

Common

A resident species, occurring singly at mv light in a few places in both vice-counties. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to early August. Larvae feed inside the berries of hawthorn. (Pratt, 2011).

Blastodacna hellerella (Duponchel, 1838)
Come to Backlight 25w skinner trap
Hambrook, 01 vii 2016
Photo: Sue Davies
Blastodacna hellerella (Duponchel, 1838)
Hastings, 14 vi 2020
Photo: Angela Bogie
Blastodacna hellerella (Duponchel, 1838)
Lindfield, 01 vii 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman
Blastodacna hellerella (Duponchel, 1838)
Crowborough, 27 vi 2015
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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