Main: (Bucculatricidae / Bucculatricinae)
14.001 [B&F: 0265] Bucculatrix cristatella (Zeller, 1839)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) on downland, grassland, waste ground and roadside verges throughout much of England. In Hampshire there are just a handful of recent records, but perhaps overlooked; on the Isle of Wight, there are no records since the Victorian County History at the turn of the 19th century. Wingspan 6-7 mm. Larva mines leaves and stems of Yarrow.

Flightime guide
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Records Received By Year

% of total records
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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Browndown11027/06/1982Larval
Portsmouth11108/09/1997Cocoon
Portsmouth11018/04/2002Larval feeding signs
Portsmouth11004/07/1985Pupal
Portsmouth11225/04/2002Cocoon
Freshwater1001900Adult
Harewood Forest12025/06/2004Larval
Harewood Forest12025/06/2004Larval
Longmoor12003/07/1980Cocoon
Portsmouth11107/06/2013Adult
Odiham Common12112/10/2002Larval
Portsdown11029/04/1997Larval feeding signs
Pyestock12128/09/2002Larval
Sandown1001900Adult
West Park, Lower Breach Copse8108/08/2001Adult
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