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Gracillariidae

314 (Mugwort Slender), Leucospilapteryx omissella (Stainton, 1848)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

This species has not been reported within the region since the early years of the 20th century. Nationally double-brooded, flying mainly during May and August. Larvae feed on mugwort. (Pratt, 2011)

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