Main: (Micropterigidae / Micropteriginae)
01.002 [B&F: 0002] Micropterix mansuetella (Zeller, 1844)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in very wet woodland, fens, marshes, river-banks and other freshwater margins throughout much of England. Recorded in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight in recent years only from around Leckford. Wingspan 7-9 mm. Fairly unmistakable. The larval food is apparently unknown.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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