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Mompha locupletella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Red Cosmet
40.0130 (B&F: 882)

Synonym(s):
Mompha schrankella (Hübner, [1805])


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

Local

Resident. Usually seen in small numbers, both by day and at mv light, in a few places in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late May to mid June and again in August. Larvae feed on spear-leaved willowherb and rosebay willowherb (Pratt, 2011).

Mompha locupletella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Crowborough, 10 vi 2016
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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