Main: (Crambidae / Pyraustinae)
63.027 [B&F: 1383] Psammotis pulveralis (Hübner, 1796)

 

Notes: Immigrant to southern England from mainland Europe, arriving in some years in sufficient numbers to breed. In Hampshire has been recorded on very few occasions, with just two recent records, at Matley Bog in July 1995 and Southsea in July 2006. On the Isle of Wight, four at Totland in July 2006 represent the only records for the Island. Wingspan 23-25 mm. Larva feeds on Water Mint and Gypsywort.

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Records Received By Year

% of total records
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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Portsmouth11119/07/2016Adult
Portsmouth11127/07/2006Adult
1-km square SU33071101981Not recorded
Matley Bog11027/07/1995Not recorded
Totland10115/07/2003Adult
Totland10220/07/2006Adult
Totland10123/07/2006Adult
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