Main: (Momphidae / Momphinae)
40.007 [B&F: 0889a] Mompha bradleyi Riedl, 1965

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in damp meadows, ditches and marshes in Herefordshire and Worcestershire. In Hampshire recorded for the first time at Fareham on 4 September 2010 and now not infrequent in the Portsmouth area. A healthy population was subsequently discovered in the author's garden in Basingstoke, north Hampshire, where the foodplant is common, so it may be more widespread than currently known. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 9-11 mm. Long confused with and closely resembling M. divisella, but generally smaller, with broader forewing and white dorsal streak at base of forewing more strongly irrorate with grey and brown scales (MBGBI Vol 4 part 1). Larva mines stems of Great Willowherb, forming galls.

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Basingstoke (Garden12102/09/2013Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12119/09/2015Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12114/06/2015Adult
Basingstoke (Garden121019/05/2012Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12603/05/2013Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12119/07/2013Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12120/09/2014Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12104/09/2013Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12103/10/2013Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12114/04/2014Adult
Basingstoke (Garden12105/09/2014Adult
Cams Bay and wood 590511317/08/2011Gall
Cams Bay and wood 590511206/09/2012Gall
Cams Bay, Fareham11004/09/2010Gall
Cams Bay, Fareham11017/08/2011Gall
Southsea11104/05/2013Adult
Portsmouth11616/04/2011Adult
Portsmouth11107/04/2011Adult
Portsmouth11010/04/2011Adult
Portsmouth11010/04/2011Adult
Portsmouth11007/04/2011Adult
Hilsea11103/10/2014Gall
Hilsea11314/08/2011Gall
Weston Colley12108/09/2011Adult
Weston Colley12119/05/2011Adult
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