Main: (Depressariidae / Depressariinae)
32.040 [B&F: 0671] Depressaria ultimella Stainton, 1849

 

Notes: Local in ditches, marshes and water meadows, and on river-banks in southern England from Kent to Cornwall, through central England as far north as Lancashire and north-east Yorkshire; also in Wales and southern Ireland. In Hampshire there are a few scattered records in both the north and south, and first recorded on the Isle of Wight at Freshwater in 2010. Wingspan 16-21 mm. Resembles D. daucella, which see for differences. Larva feeds on stems and leaves of Fool's Water-cress, Greater Water-parsnip, Hemlock Water-dropwort and Fine-leaved Water-dropwort, overwintering as an adult.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

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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
Sherborne St John12112/04/2007Adult
Sherborne St John12205/05/2010Adult
Sherborne St John12104/10/2012Adult
Sherborne St John12123/07/2014Adult
Freshwater10118/05/2010Adult
Portsmouth11104/08/2009Adult
Chandler's Ford11101/09/2008Adult
Chandler's Ford11105/05/2008Adult
Droxford11015/08/1982Pupal
Greywell12218/05/2005Adult
Ashurst11124/05/2009Adult
Ashurst11127/04/2007Adult
Horton Heath11107/08/2013Adult
Pamber Forest 12113/03/2004Adult
Southwick11615/08/1982Pupal
Southwick11011/08/1982Larval
Southwick11011/08/1982Larval
Axmansford12124/10/2009Adult
Ashurst11105/05/2014Adult
The Moors NR, Bishop's Waltham11002/08/2001Pupal
Selborne12124/10/1996Adult
Weston Colley12117/02/2013Adult
Weston Colley12118/04/2011Adult
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