Main: (Nepticulidae / Nepticulinae)
04.068 [B&F: 0046] Trifurcula immundella (Zeller, 1839)

 

Local throughout much of the British Isles. In Hampshire found commonly in Botley Wood, Leckford and the Itchen Valley. Recorded on the Isle of Wight once, at Shanklin in 1977, but not since. Wingspan 6-8.4 mm. One of the palest of the Nepticulidae, with buff ground-colour, slightly darker mottling, yellow head and white eyecaps. Larva mines under the bark of Broom.

Flightime guide
StageJFM AMJ JAS OND
Adult
Larval

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC10 Isle of Wight
Shanklin (SZ58)23-Sep-1977-Emmet, AMLarval
Upper Hyde, Shanklin (SZ58)23-Sep-1977-Emmet, AM; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Bradley, JD; Uffen, RWJMine
VC11 South Hampshire
Botley Wood (SU51)26-Aug-1978oneSterling, DHAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)22-Aug-1979oneSterling, DHAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)24-Aug-1980-Langmaid, JR; Sterling, PHAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)07-Jun-1984oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DH; Sterling, PHAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)10-Sep-1987-Langmaid, JR; Sterling, DHMine (vacated)
Southsea (SZ69)04-Sep-1990oneLangmaid, JohnAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)30-Mar-2004-Langmaid, JohnMine
Fawley (SU40)31-Jul-2004oneGreen, David G Adult
Chandlers Ford (SU42)2006-Elliott, Brian Adult
Botley Wood (SU50)17-Dec-2011-Davis, Tony Mine
VC12 North Hampshire
Yateley Common (SU85)23-Sep-1994-Langmaid, John & Davis, TonyMine
Bramdean Common (SU62)08-Oct-1996oneLangmaid, JR; Emmet, AM; Thirlwell, IRMine
Blackbush Airfield (SU85)25-Dec-2020oneHewitt, Josie Mine
Blackbush Airfield (SU85)30-Dec-202050Hewitt, Josie Mine (vacated)

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