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Ectoedemia septembrella (Stainton, 1849)

Hypericum Pigmy
4.0780 (B&F: 42)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Nepticuloidea
    »Family: Nepticulidae
      »Subfamily: Nepticulinae
        »Tribe: Trifurculini


A resident species. Larvae are often fairly common and occasionally common in rural habitats in both vice-counties. Double brooded, flying mainly during May and August. Larvae feed on St. Johns-wort including both hairy and perforate St. Johns-wort. (Pratt, 2011)

Ectoedemia septembrella (Stainton, 1849)
mine on St Johns wort
Duncton, 08 xi 2012
Photo: Tony Davis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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