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Phyllonorycter lantanella (Schrank, 1802)

(Viburnum Midget)
15.0510 (B&F: 331)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Gracillarioidea
  »Family: Gracillariidae
   »Subfamily: Lithocolletinae
    »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Status and ecology:

National Status: Local

Resident. Larvae generally singly or sparingly on the chalk downs in both vice-counties, although they are sometimes fairly common on acid soils.
Double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August, although this has yet to be confirmed in Sussex. Larvae feed on wayfaring-tree, the related ornamental garden shrub Viburnum tinus, and rowan. (Pratt, 2011)

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Duncton Hill, 02 iv 2012 Photo: Tony Davis

Phyllonorycter lantanella (Schrank, 1802)

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