Main: (Elachistidae / Elachistinae)
38.022 [B&F: 0594] Elachista gleichenella (Fabricius, 1781)

 

Notes: Local in woodland throughout much of the British Isles. In Hampshire there are old records from Leckford and Chilbolton, and from Havenstreet Wood on the Isle of Wight, but the only recent records are from Botley Wood and Magdalen Hill. Wingspan 8-9 mm. A fairly distinctive, well-marked, black and white elachistid. Larva mines leaves of Wood-rush and Sedge.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Botley Wood11106/07/2004Adult
Botley Wood11122/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11116/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11113/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11111/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11109/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11103/07/2009Adult
Botley Wood11108/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11107/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11107/07/2007Adult
Botley Wood11206/06/2007Adult
Botley Wood11123/07/2014Adult
Chilbolton Down12006/04/1986Larval
Havenstreet Wood10110/06/1978Adult
Leckford12114/04/1985Larval
Leckford12012/04/1993Mine
Magdalen Hill Down12118/06/1999Mine
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