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18.002 [B&F: 0465a] Plutella haasi Staudinger, 1883


Endangered (proposed as a future Red Data Book species). Recorded only once in Britain, at rest on flowers of thrift at an altitude of 750 m on Beinn Eighe, Wester Ross, Scotland on 11 July 1954 (MBGBI Vol 3); perhaps overlooked elsewhere. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 13-16 mm. Larva feeds on Common Scurvygrass, Common Whitlowgrass and Alpine Rock-cress, beneath a silken web.

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