Main: (Elachistidae / Elachistinae)
38.016 [B&F: 0621] Elachista subalbidella Schl├Ąger, 1847

 

Notes: Local on moorland and heathland throughout much of the British Isles. In Hampshire virtually unknown outside the New Forest, with one old record from Woolmer Forest and one from northern Hampshire, near Andover, in 2001. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 10-13 mm. A fairly distinctive, plain, ochreous-yellow moth. Larva mines leaves of Purple Moor-grass, False-brome and False Oat-grass.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Wildhern12026/06/2001Adult
Highcliffe11114/05/2011Adult
Ringwood11102/06/2012Adult
Frame Wood11003/07/1999Adult
Frame Wood11103/07/1999Adult
Fritham Plain11026/05/1999Adult
Matley Bog11008/06/1981Not recorded
Matley Bog11108/06/1981Adult
Merritown Heath11023/05/2015Adult
New Forest11124/06/2017Adult
Ocknell Inclosure11026/05/1999Adult
Roydon Woods11002/09/1999Larval
Sloden Inclosure11002/07/1999Adult
Ashurst11123/05/2014Adult
West Park, Lower Breach Copse8118/05/2002Adult
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