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Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004

Marsh Dowd
41.0050 (B&F: 875a)


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

Adventive colonist

Resident in a very few places in West Sussex since the first record in 2004. Flies mainly from the second week of July to early August. Larvae foodplants are unknown (Pratt, 2011).

Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Brighton, 03 viii 2014
Photo: Jeremy Patterson
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Bracklesham, 01 viii 2015
Photo: Derek Lee
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
2 specimens attracted to exterior light
Littlehampton, 14 vii 2017
Photo: Colin Knight
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Bracklesham, 06 vii 2018
Photo: Derek Lee
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Lindfield, 17 vii 2014
Photo: Bob Foreman
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Crowborough, 19 vii 2014
Photo: Charles Waters
Blastobasis rebeli Karsholt & Sinev, 2004
Lindfield, 11 vii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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