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Recurvaria nanella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

(Brindled Groundling)
35.1560 (B&F: 757)

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

Synonym(s):

Recurvaria pumilella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Recurvaria nana Haworth, 1828

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Nationally Notable Class B moth was discovered in Brighton just prior to 1905 under unspecified circumstances. A later eastern record concerns a single specimen in Friston Forest on July 7th 1977. In other counties the moth is single-brooded, flying during July. Larvae feed on apple, pear and sloe. (Pratt, 2011).

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