Main: (Gelechiidae / Gelechiinae)
35.145 [B&F: 0775] Teleiodes sequax (Haworth, 1828)

 

Notes: Local on chalk downland and limestone pavements in England and Wales, and on acid soils in Scotland as far north as Banffshire. In Hampshire mainly confined to the band of calcareous soils from Porton Down in the west to Petersfield in the east. On the Isle of Wight, widely distributed on the chalk but not particularly common. Wingspan 11-14 mm. Larva feeds on Common Rock-rose and Hoary Rock-rose, living between leaves spun together with silk.

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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
Ashford Hangers NR, Steep12021/05/1993Larval
Beacon Hill NNR, Exton11120/07/2000Adult
Bonchurch, Ventnor10104/08/1987Adult
Brading Down10011/06/1981Larval
Broughton Down11101/08/1981Adult
Coulters Dean HWT reserve11130/07/2003Adult
Faccombe121026/05/2013Larval
Faccombe12526/05/2013Larval
Faccombe12526/05/2013Larval
Freshwater10002/09/1997Adult
Freshwater1001900Adult
Knowles Farm10022/06/2013Larval
Leckford12028/05/1984Larval spinning
Leckford12014/07/1985Adult
Leckford12111/07/1987Adult
Porton Down12024/07/1994Adult
St Catherine's Hill 11105/07/2003Adult
Tennyson Down10004/08/1987Adult
Tennyson Down (74/92/01)1001959Adult
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