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Argyresthia dilectella Zeller, 1847

(Juniper Argent)
20.0060 (B&F: 407)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Yponomeutoidea
  »Family: Argyresthiidae
   »Subfamily: Acrolepiinae
    »Tribe: Phalacropterygini

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

The only sightings since 1905 have been of adults at Levin Down in August 1983, at mv light at Warnham LNR in August 2008, Walberton in July 1993 and July 1996, and beaten out of juniper in July 1995. (Pratt, 2011).

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