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Bucculatricidae

265 (Crested Bent-wing), Bucculatrix cristatella Zeller, 1839

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

A resident species in danger of extinction in the West where the only recent record came from Thorney Island in 1992. Presumed extinct in the East since its last listing in 1905. Larvae feed on yarrow. (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution map for Bucculatrix cristatella

(Distribution at 1km scale)

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Phenology chart for Bucculatrix cristatella

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