Main: (Elachistidae / Elachistinae)
38.018 [B&F: 0623] Elachista bisulcella (Duponchel, [1843])

 

Local in deciduous woodland and woodland edges throughout much of Britain and scattered localities in the southern half of Ireland. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight present in all three vice-counties, where most records are comparatively recent, but clearly overlooked. Wingspan 8-10 mm. The yellow outer edge of the fascia usually distinguishes this species. Larva mines leaves of Tufted Hair-grass and Tall Fescue.

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Records Received By Year

% of total records
Max records: 9
                       
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Total records
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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

Max records: 4
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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC10 Isle of Wight
Yarmouth (SZ38)1926oneFassnidge, WAdult
Firestone Copse (SZ59)17-May-1986oneSterling, DHMine
VC11 South Hampshire
Botley Wood (SU50)01-Jul-1978oneDickson, RJAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)24-Aug-1980twoLangmaid, JR; Sterling, PHAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)26-Aug-1985oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DHAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)10-Sep-1987oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DHAdult
Beaulieu Estate (SU30)23-Jun-1990twoLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DHMine
Botley Wood (SU50)1991-Dickson, RJLarval
Havant Thicket (SU71)22-Apr-1991oneLangmaid, JR; Dickson, RJLarval
Havant Thicket (SU71)22-Apr-1991oneDickson, RJMine
Botley Wood (SU50)07-May-1991-Dickson, RJMine
Botley Wood (SU51)07-May-1991-Dickson, RJMine
Botley Wood (SU51)07-May-1991-Dickson, RJMine
Botley Wood (SU51)13-May-1991-Dickson, RJMine
Botley Wood (SU50)19-May-1991oneLangmaid, JRLarval
Botley Wood (SU51)03-Jun-1991-Langmaid, JR; Dickson, RJLarval
Botley Wood (SU50)17-Jun-1991-Dickson, RJMine
Hookheath Meadows NR, Southwick (SU60)09-Jun-1992-Langmaid, JR; Palmer, RM; Sterling, DHLarval
Hookheath Meadows NR, Southwick (SU60)12-Jun-1992-Langmaid, JRLarval
Botley Wood (SU50)19-May-1995oneLangmaid, JR; Goater, BLarval
Hookheath Meadows NR, Southwick (SU60)04-Jul-2005oneLangmaid, JR; Dickson, RJMine
Ampfield Wood (SU32)12-Jun-2008-Langmaid, JR; Elliott, BLarval
Botley Wood (SU51)05-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)06-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)12-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)17-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Hen Wood (SU62)19-Jun-2009oneDickson, RJAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)21-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)21-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)23-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)27-Jun-2009oneWheeler, KAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)09-Sep-2011oneCoker, KAdult
Funtley (SU50)09-Jul-2013oneCodlin, TDAdult
Hen Wood (SU62)23-Aug-2013oneDickson, RJAdult
Hen Wood (SU62)22-Aug-2014oneCoker, KAdult
Clausentum Fen (SU42)21-Jun-2017oneWalker, THAdult
VC12 North Hampshire
Leckford (SU33)10-Jul-1986-Langmaid, JR; Sterling, DHLarval
Alice Holt (SU84)28-Aug-2004oneMoore, RJAdult
Pamber Forest (SU66)14-Aug-2017oneDennis, GJAdult

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