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National Status: Adventive

Local Status: Very rare adventive

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 5-8mm

Foodplant: Various cereals, grains and nuts

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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: This species, previously confused with H. insectella Fabricius, is shown occurring in vice-counties 62 and 64 on map 46 in MGBGI 2. The records were supplied by the Pest Infestation Control Laboratory at Slough but no further details are known (ECP-C, pers. comm.)

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