Main: (Gelechiidae / Gelechiinae)
35.092 [B&F: 0793] Mirificarma lentiginosella (Zeller, 1839)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) on heathland and downland in parts of southern England, with records north to Lancashire. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight formerly known from several localities in all three vice-counties, but in recent years only from Botley Wood, Need Ore and Portsmouth / Hayling Island, all in the south of the county. Wingspan 12-17 mm. Larva feeds on Dyer's Greenweed, living between shoots spun together with silk.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Portsmouth11109/08/2013Adult
Chandler's Ford1102009Adult
Botley Wood11103/06/1991Larval
Botley Wood11027/06/1981Larval
Botley Wood11012/06/1983Larval
Botley Wood11007/06/1984Larval
Botley Wood11103/06/1991Larval spinning
Cranmore1001900Adult
Gurnard1001969Adult
Jersey Camp10219/08/2015Adult
Newtown Meadows10323/06/2013Larval
Newtown Ranges10019/05/2014Larval
Needs Ore1101985Not recorded
Needs Ore11005/06/1985Larval
Needs Ore11004/06/1991Larval
Needs Ore11002/06/1992Larval
Beaulieu11028/05/2014Larval spinning
Parkhurst Forest (74/92/01)10008/1935Adult
Shalfleet (74/01)1001900Adult
Hayling11005/06/1999Larval
Hayling11120/05/2014Larval
Hayling11208/06/2010Larval
Hayling11023/08/2003Adult
Hayling11230/08/2002Adult
Hayling11025/05/2001Larval
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