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Nepticulidae

84 (Red-headed Pigmy), Stigmella ruficapitella (Haworth, 1828)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

Resident. Larvae are often fairly common in West Sussex but much less frequent in East Sussex. Probably seriously under-recorded in both vice counties. Double-brooded flying mainly during May and July. Larvae feed on oak including sessile oak . (Pratt, 2011)

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Distribution map for Stigmella ruficapitella

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Phenology chart for Stigmella ruficapitella

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