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Mompha lacteella (Stephens, 1834)

Rust-blotch Cosmet
40.0030 (B&F: 887)


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

Nationally Scarce B

A resident species, rare and in recent times only found at Middleton-on-Sea. Single-brooded, flying mainly from May to July. Larvae feed on broad-leaved willowherb. (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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