Main: (Pterophoridae / Pterophorinae)
45.044 [B&F: 1524] Common Plume (Emmelina monodactyla) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in gardens, rough ground, hedgerows and woodland edges throughout much of the British Isles. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight common to abundant throughout. Wingspan 18-27 mm. The imago hibernates and comes to light early in the year. Larva polyphagous on plants such as Bindweed, Knotgrass, Bilberry and Heather, living between shoots spun together with silk.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

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Max Percentage: 0.47032982
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Phenology - Adult Records

Max records: 489
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Phenology - Larval Records

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