Main: (Adelidae / Adelinae)
07.003 [B&F: 0146] Nemophora cupriacella (Hübner, [1819])

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in dry grassland and on downland throughout much of England; rare in Wales and Ireland. Very rare in south Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight, with only one record this century, at Monkham Copse. Wingspan 12-16 mm. Larva feeds on seeds of Devil's-bit Scabious, Field Scabious and Small Scabious, subsequently feeding in the fallen leaves, living within a movable case.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Ashurst, Fletchwood Copse & Meadows11003/08/1985Adult
Bouldnor Copse10111/08/2015Adult
Brockenhurst1101920Adult
Broughton Down1101971Not recorded
Cranmore10123/07/2014Adult
Timsbury11103/07/2015Adult
Leckford1211980Adult
Monkham Copse10105/08/2006Adult
Newtown meadows10108/07/2015Adult
Oxenbourne Down11614/07/1998Adult
Portsdown11122/07/2011Adult
Walter's Copse NT10108/08/2014Adult
Walter's Copse NT10127/08/2015Adult
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