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Bucculatricidae

266 (Daisy Bent-wing), Bucculatrix nigricomella Zeller, 1839

Status and ecology:

National Status: Local

A resident species sometimes locally common in a range of habitats but only a very few colonies are known. Double-brooded, flying mainly from late April to early June and again during July and August. Larvae feed on oxeye daisy. (Pratt, 2011)

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Bracklesham, 13 v 2016 Photo: Derek Lee

Bucculatrix nigricomella Zeller, 1839

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Distribution map for Bucculatrix nigricomella

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