Main: (Pyralidae / Phycitinae)
62.020 [B&F: 1451a] Etiella zinckenella (Treitschke, 1832)

 

Notes: A very rare immigrant from southern Europe, appearing occasionally in southern England, where a total of six individuals have been recorded to date; recorded twice in v.c.11, at Warsash, Hampshire on 1 October 1990 and at Christchurch, Dorset on 10 August 1995, and once in v.c.12 at Weston Colley on 5 October 2010. Wingspan 22-26mm. Unmistakable. Larva feeds in the pods of various Leguminosae; there is no evidence of breeding in the UK.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Christchurch11111/08/1995Adult
Warsash11101/10/1990Adult
Weston Colley12105/10/2010Adult
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