Main: (Argyresthiidae / Argyresthiinae)
20.008 [B&F: 0406] Argyresthia abdominalis Zeller, 1839

 

Vulnerable (proposed as a future Red Data Book species). Chiefly recorded from the Chilterns and the downs of southern England, where the foodplant is present, but evidently in decline. In Hampshire last recorded in the 1980s from Stockbridge Down and Leckford. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 7-9 mm. Larva mines leaves and bark of Juniper.

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC12 North Hampshire
Stockbridge Down (SU33)02-Aug-1980-Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Sterling, DHAdult
Leckford (SU33)14-Jul-1985-Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Sterling, DHAdult
Cholderton Lodge (SU24)22-Jul-2016oneNorriss, TJ; Edmunds, HAdult
Cholderton Lodge (SU24)23-Jul-2016twoNorriss, TJ; Edmunds, HAdult

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