Appendix A: (Cosmopterigidae / Cosmopteriginae)
34.0111 [B&F: 0897a] Anatrachyntis badia (Hodges, 1962)


Notes: Recorded infrequently through accidental importation in pomegranates from Spain, although the species itself is a native of North America. Between 13 November and 2 December 2001 five specimens, two males and three females, were bred from larvae found in a supermarket in Plymouth, Devon. Recorded in Hampshire for the first time in 2013, when an adult came to light in Southsea. Wingspan 9-10 mm. Larva feeds within fruit of Pomegranate.

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