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Crambus perlella (Scopoli, 1763)

(Satin Grass-veneer)
63.0880 (B&F: 1302)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Pyraloidea
  »Family: Crambidae
   »Subfamily: Crambinae
    »Tribe: Endotrichini

Synonym(s):

Crambus warringtonellus Stainton, 1849

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A widespread resident and suspected immigrant. Often common and sometimes very common at mv light or when disturbed in grassy places during the day, especially on the Downs and along parts of the coast. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from early June to late August, sometimes from late May and occasionally to mid September. The larval foodplant in unknown in Sussex but is unspecified grasses elsewhere. (Pratt, 2011).

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Lindfield, 29 vi 2010 Photo: Bob Foreman

Crambus perlella (Scopoli, 1763)

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Distribution map for Crambus perlella

(Distribution at 1km scale)

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Phenology chart for Crambus perlella

Phenology: Adult records only

Forms or subspecies:  |   | f. warringtonellus | All records

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