Sign In >>

Species search:

Quick finder:

CURRENT MOON

Partners

Butterfly Conservation - Sussex Branch Butterfly Conservation Sussex Biodiversity Records Centre Sussex Wildlife Trust

Ectoedemia minimella (Zetterstedt, 1839)

(Broken-barred Pigmy)
4.1000 (B&F: 35)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Nepticuloidea
  »Family: Nepticulidae
   »Subfamily: Nepticulinae
    »Tribe: Trifurculini

Synonym(s):

Ectoedemia woolhopiella (Stainton, 1887)
Ectoedemia mediofasciella sensu auctt. nec (Haworth, 1828)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

A resident species. Larvae are scarce and episodic in appearance amongst deciduous woodland in West Sussex; apparently very rare in East Sussex. Single brooded, flying mainly during May and June, although this has yet to be confirmed in Sussex. Larvae feed on birch. (Pratt, 2011)

Sign In or Register to edit status information.

If you have an image of this species you would like to submit to this site you can upload it HERE

Photos required

PreviousNext

Distribution map for Ectoedemia minimella

(Distribution at 1km scale)

All records

Historic records: pre 1980 |  1980 - 1989 |  1990 - 1999 |  2000 - 2009 |  2010 on |  All

Phenology chart for Ectoedemia minimella

Phenology: Adult | Mine

Forms or subspecies: All records

Historic records: pre 1980 |  1980 - 1989 |  1990 - 1999 |  2000 - 2009 |  2010 on |  All

Compare species data

A maximum of five species may be selected. The data for each species can be then viewed on the same page. Tick the box below to select this species.

- Select this species for comparison.

Species to compare:
None selected.

Copyright The Sussex Moth Group © 2017

Privacy and Copyright Statement

Home | Latest News | Events | Species Data | Sign In | Upload Images | Contact Us | Links

valid HTML5