Main: (Pterophoridae / Pterophorinae)
45.040 [B&F: 1518] Mugwort Plume (Hellinsia lienigianus) (Zeller, 1852)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Nb) in dry grassland and waste ground throughout much of England, less numerous in the north. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight there have been just a few records, mostly in the north. Wingspan 17-21 mm. Larva feeds on Mugwort, living between leaves spun together with silk.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Freshwater10117/07/1999Adult
Keyhaven Marshes11117/07/2004Adult
Leckford12107/06/1980Larval
Odiham Common12124/07/1995Adult
Old Burghclere12030/05/2002Larval
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