Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jul-Aug.
Foodplant: Orache and Goosefoot.
|Year first recorded||2009||1859||1982||2006|
|Year last recorded||2011||2004||2014||2006|
|Number of records||6||3||4||1|
|Number of individuals||6||1||4||1|
For the county, we have a total of 14 records from 10 sites. First recorded in 1859.
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Similar species: 0812 Scrobipalpa instabilella and 0815 Scrobipalpa nitentella.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Like the majority of this genus, this species is much under-recorded. There are records from vice-counties 61 to 64 where it is thinly distributed, most records referring to single specimens.