Main: (Momphidae / Momphinae)
40.001 [B&F: 0885] Mompha conturbatella (Hübner, [1819])

 

Notes: Local in waste ground, woodland clearings, heaths and roadside verges throughout much of Britain, but not in southern Wales. In Hampshire very local, perhaps overlooked. Recorded for the first time on the Isle of Wight in 2011, at five widely separated locations. Wingspan 14-18 mm. Larva feeds on Rosebay Willowherb and Broad-leaved Willowherb, living between leaves spun together with silk.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Chandlers Ford1101999Adult
Chandler's Ford1101999Adult
Botley Wood11106/07/1974Adult
Botley Wood11101/07/1975Adult
Broughton Down11030/04/1993Larval
Broughton Down11126/05/1986Larval
Broughton Down1101986Not recorded
East Meon11102/05/1981Larval
Itchen Abbas1201950Adult
Teg Down, Winchester11102/05/1982Larval
Winchester11112/06/1976Adult
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