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703 (Greenweed Flat-body), Agonopterix atomella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Resident. In the east, both larvae and adults occur in small numbers in Ashdown Forest and at Ditchling Common, although there are no reports since 1990. In the west it is presumed extinct since 1959. Larvae feed on Dyer's Greenweed (Pratt, 2011).

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bred ex larva on Dyers Greenweed
Wiltshire, 17 vii 2012 Photo: Tony Davis

Agonopterix atomella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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