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Pseudotelphusa scalella (Scopoli, 1763)

(Black-spotted Groundling)
35.1520 (B&F: 764)

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

Synonym(s):

Pseudotelphusa aleella (Fabricius, 1794)
Pseudotelphusa alternella (Hubner, 1796) nec ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

One of two colonies situated in both vice-counties, initially discovered on a weald at Brighton and reported in 1860, a further encounter was made at mv light at Hurst Green on 29th June 2004. (Pratt, 2011).

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