Main: (Gelechiidae / Gelechiinae)
35.145 [B&F: 0775] Teleiodes sequax (Haworth, 1828)

 

Local on chalk downland and limestone pavements in England and Wales, and on acid soils in Scotland as far north as Banffshire. In Hampshire mainly confined to the band of calcareous soils from Porton Down in the west to Petersfield in the east. On the Isle of Wight, widely distributed on the chalk but not particularly common. Wingspan 11-14 mm. Larva feeds on Common Rock-rose and Hoary Rock-rose, living between leaves spun together with silk.

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC10 Isle of Wight
Freshwater (SZ38)1900-Vic County HistoryAdult
Tennyson Down (SZ38)1959-Ffennell, DWHAdult
Brading Down (SZ58)11-Jun-1981-Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Emmet, AM; Agassiz, DJLLarval
Tennyson Down (SZ38)04-Aug-1987-Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, ECAdult
Bonchurch (SZ57)04-Aug-1987oneLangmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, ECAdult
Freshwater (SZ38)02-Sep-1997-Knill-Jones, SAAdult
Knowles Farm (SZ47)22-Jun-2013-Beavan, SD; Heckford, RJLarval
VC11 South Hampshire
Broughton Down (SU23)01-Aug-1981oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DH; Sterling, MJAdult
Beacon Hill NNR, Exton (SU62)20-Jul-2000oneLangmaid, JR; Thirlwell, IR; Elliott, BAdult
St Catherine's Hill, Winchester (SU42)05-Jul-2003oneHarvey, MCAdult
Coulters Dean HWT reserve (SU71)30-Jul-2003oneHarvey, MCAdult
VC12 North Hampshire
Leckford (SU33)28-May-1984-Langmaid, JR; Sterling, DHLarval spinning
Leckford (SU33)14-Jul-1985-Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Sterling, DHAdult
Leckford (SU33)11-Jul-1987oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DHAdult
Ashford Hangers LNR (SU72)21-May-1993-Langmaid, JR; Durnell, PRLarval
Porton Down (SU23)24-Jul-1994-Langmaid, JR; Goater, B; Edmunds, HAAdult
Faccombe (SU35)26-May-2013fiveClarke, SA; Green, DGLarval
Faccombe (SU45)26-May-2013tenClarke, SA; Green, DGLarval
Faccombe (SU35)26-May-2013fiveClarke, SA; Green, DGLarval

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