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1222 (Little Oak Piercer), Strophedra nitidana (Fabricius, 1794)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Local

A resident, Nationally Scarce moth. It occurs in the foremost deciduous woods in north-west Sussex and has not been recorded in East Sussex since 1905. It is single-brooded, flying mainly from the second week of June to mid July. The larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution map for Strophedra nitidana

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