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Trifurcula headleyella (Stainton, 1854)

(Self-heal Pigmy)
4.0640 (B&F: 44)

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

Status and ecology:

National Status: pRDB2

Arundel park is the only known West Sussex locality for this Nationally Notable Class A species. Victorian collectors found the moth to be fairly common here, after it was first discovered during the 1880's feeding on self heal. The only East Sussex record is of a larva found at Hurst Green on October 22nd 2004. (Pratt, 2011)

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