Main: (Tineidae / Meessiinae)
12.004 [B&F: 0203a] Infurcitinea captans Gozm√°ny, 1960


Endangered (proposed as a future Red Data Book species) on maritime heathland in Cornwall. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 7-10 mm. Very similar to I. albicomella, from which reliably separated only by dissection of the genitalia. Larva feeds on detritus.

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