Main: (Gelechiidae / Gelechiinae)
35.105 [B&F: 0806] Gelechia nigra (Haworth, 1828)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) in woodland and river-banks in parts of southern England, with records north to Yorkshire and west to Somerset, Worcestershire and Cornwall (MBGBI Vol 4 part 2). In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight there are a few records from the south of the county and on the Island, mostly of larvae found on Populus spp., but as yet there are none from the north of the county. Wingspan 13-18 mm. Larva feeds on Aspen, White Poplar and Grey Poplar.

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Records Received By Year

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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
Bouldnor (74/92)1001900Larval
Calbourne (74/92)10004/07/1987Larval
Cosham11110/07/2007Adult
Southsea11115/07/2000Adult
Hilsea11029/05/1983Larval
Hilsea11031/05/1984Larval
Lower Test Marshes NR11113/05/2000Larval
Martyr Worthy12121/07/1969Adult
West Park, Lower Breach Copse8008/05/2002Larval
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