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Elachista maculicerusella (Bruand, 1859)

(Triple-spot Dwarf)
38.0390 (B&F: 609)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Gelechioidea
  »Family: Elachistidae
   »Subfamily: Gelechiinae
    »Tribe: Hypercalliini

Synonym(s):

Elachista cerusella (Hübner, 1796) homonym
Elachista monosemiella Rössler, 1881

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

Resident. Usually occurs in small numbers in a few places in both vice-counties. Flies mainly from late April to early June and again from mid July to late August and the larvae feed on reed canary-grass (Pratt, 2011).

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Etchingham, 24 viii 2011 Photo: Caroline Moore

Elachista maculicerusella Bruand, 1859

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