Main: (Elachistidae / Elachistinae)
38.041 [B&F: 0625] Elachista cinereopunctella (Haworth, 1828)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) on limestone grassland, fens and dune slacks throughout much of the British Isles, except for the Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland. In Hampshire recorded in the past from Leckford, Chilbolton, Portsdown, Sparsholt and Chappet's Copse, West Meon. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 7-9 mm. A reasonably distinctive, well-marked, black and white, elastichid. Larva mines leaves of Glaucous Sedge.

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
West Meon11125/04/1987Pupal
Chilbolton Down12006/04/1986Larval
Leckford12030/03/1986Larval
Leckford12214/04/1985Larval
Sparsholt11017/03/1983Larval
Portsdown11004/03/1990Mine
Portsdown11123/04/1987Pupal
Sparsholt11016/02/1988Larval
West Wood11015/04/2014Mine
Sparsholt11008/04/2011Mine
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