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865 (Blackthorn Crest), Dichomeris derasella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Status and ecology:

National Status: Extinct

Formerly known from several sites in the county between the mid 19th century and the early 20th century, there have been no subsequent records. Larvae fed on sloe and adults flew during May (Pratt, 2011).

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