Main: (Lypusidae / Lypusinae)
30.004 [B&F: 0659] Amphisbatis incongruella (Stainton, 1849)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) on moorland and heathland throughout much of Britain, although not widely distributed in Wales or Scotland. In Hampshire recorded only in the south of the county, where it is local on heaths. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 10-12 mm. Males fly by day in springtime, in mid-morning sunshine, females largely terrestrial in habits. Larva feeds on Heather, Wild Thyme and Mouse-ear Hawkweed, living within a movable case.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Benyon's Inclosure12424/04/1976Adult
Benyon's Inclosure12010/04/1976Adult
Browndown11107/04/1973Adult
Burley Inclosure11124/03/2015Adult
Highcliffe11127/03/1982Adult
Denny Bog11606/04/1974Adult
Matley Bog1101988Not recorded
Matley Bog1101984Not recorded
Matley Bog11013/04/1984Adult
Matley Bog11614/04/1973Adult
Matley Bog11020/04/1984Adult
Shedfield Common11221/03/1997Adult
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