Main: (Pyralidae / Phycitinae)
62.009 [B&F: 1448a] Elegia fallax (Staudinger, 1881)

 

Notes: Very rare immigrant (less than 10 previous UK records) from southern and central Europe to the Channel Islands, where first recorded in 2005. In Hampshire recorded for the first time at Stubbington on 24 April 2011, the first record for the British mainland. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 17-19 mm. Larva feeds on Oak, no evidence of breeding in the UK.

Flightime guide
JFM AMJ JAS OND

Records Received By Year

% of total records
Max records: 1
                                             
90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13

Percentage of Total Records

Total records
Max Percentage: 5.142763E-4
                                             
90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13

Phenology - Adult Records

Max records: 1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
Click for density map

Record Density

As above but the larger the symbol, the greater the number of records
Click for distribution map
Web Hosting from Vision Internet Limited