Main: (Depressariidae / Depressariinae)
32.043 [B&F: 0678] Depressaria sordidatella Tengström, 1848

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in open grassland, damp meadows and field edges throughout much of Britain, but not in south-west England, north-western Scotland or southern Wales. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight recorded in recent years only from Portsmouth in the south and Greywell in the north. Wingspan 18-22 mm. Differs from D. douglasella and D. pulcherrimella by the slightly glossy, less heavily marked forewing and the darker head, thorax and tegulae (MBGBI Vol 4 part 1). Larva feeds on Cow Parsley, Rough Chervil, Hemlock and Hogweed, living between leaves spun together with silk.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Bartley Heath Reserve12029/06/1991Larval
Chandler's Ford11104/07/2007Adult
Southsea11104/09/2006Adult
Ecchinswell12125/06/1990Larval
Greywell12109/03/2002Adult
Odiham Common12029/06/1991Larval
Portsdown11112/06/1983Larval
Portsdown11007/05/1984Larval
Portsdown11113/08/2004Adult
Sandown1001893Adult
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