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Mompha miscella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

(Brown Cosmet)
40.0120 (B&F: 884)

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

Status and ecology:

National Status: Local

Resident. Occurs in small numbers at mv light in a few places in both vice-counties. Double-brooded, flying mainly during June and August. The larvae feed on common rock-rose (Pratt, 2011).

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larva mining rock-rose
Hampshire, 17 iv 2012 Photo: Tony Davis

Mompha miscella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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