Main: (Argyresthiidae / Argyresthiinae)
20.008 [B&F: 0406] Argyresthia abdominalis Zeller, 1839

 

Notes: Vulnerable (proposed as a future Red Data Book species). Chiefly recorded from the Chilterns and the downs of southern England, where the foodplant is present, but evidently in decline. In Hampshire last recorded in the 1980s from Stockbridge Down and Leckford. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 7-9 mm. Larva mines leaves and bark of Juniper.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Cholderton12223/07/2016Adult
Cholderton12122/07/2016Adult
Leckford12014/07/1985Adult
Stockbridge Down12002/08/1980Adult
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