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35.130 [B&F: 0826] Caryocolum vicinella (Douglas, 1851)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) on sea cliffs and coastal shingle along parts of the coast of the British Isles. In Hampshire known only from Hurst Castle in the west and Browndown, Hayling Island and Eastney in the east. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 10-15 mm. No other Caryocolum species has four large white spots, but these may be much reduced in some specimens, which resemble the darkest forms of other species (MBGBI Vol 4 part 2). Larva feeds on Sea Campion, living between leaves and shoots spun together with silk.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Browndown11007/05/1990Larval
Browndown11007/05/1990Larval
Portsmouth11024/05/1981Larval
Portsmouth11025/05/1981Larval
Portsmouth11001/06/1985Larval
Hurst Castle11010/06/1990Mine (vacated)
Hurst Castle11013/04/1995Larval
Sinah Common & Warren, Hayling11013/05/1997Larval
Sinah Common, Hayling Island11110/07/1974Adult
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