Main: (Gelechiidae / Anomologinae)
35.067 [B&F: 0739] Monochroa conspersella (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)


Notes: Vulnerable (proposed as a future Red Data Book species) in fens, marshes, river-banks and other damp areas in eastern counties of England, from Kent to Lincolnshire. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 11-12 mm. One of several similar, rather nondescript gelechiids, which can only be reliably identified by dissection of the genitalia. Larva feeds within stems and leaves of Yellow Loosestrife.

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