Main: (Momphidae / Momphinae)
40.013 [B&F: 0882] Mompha locupletella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

 

Local in damp areas throughout the British Isles. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight scarce and barely annual in scattered localities, mostly in south-east Hampshire. Wingspan 9-12 mm. Could be confused with M. terminella, but larger and brighter, and with cilia unicolorous. Larva mines leaves of various species of Willowherb.

Flightime guide
StageJFM AMJ JAS OND
Adult
Larval

Records Received By Year

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC10 Isle of Wight
Alverstone (SZ58)1900-Fassnidge, WAdult
Appleford (SZ58)01-Aug-1935-Wakely, SAdult
Appleford (SZ58)1939-Wakely, SLarval
Freshwater (SZ38)1946-Wakely, SLarval
Cranmore (SZ38)14-Jun-1969onePelham-Clinton, ECAdult
Apes Down (SZ48)06-Jun-1978twoDickson, RichardAdult
Wolverton Marsh (SZ48)05-Aug-2000oneBiggs, David Adult
VC11 South Hampshire
The Moors NR, Bishop's Waltham (SU51)12-Aug-1972oneAppleton, DAdult
Catisfield (SU50)08-Aug-1975oneDickson, RichardAdult
Marwell (SU52)27-May-1976oneAppleton, DAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)30-May-1976oneAppleton, DAdult
Emer Bog NR (SU32)05-May-1986oneLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DHLarval
Havant Thicket (SU71)17-Apr-1987twoLangmaid, JR; Sterling, PH; Sterling, MJLarval
Havant Thicket (SU71)02-Apr-1995oneLangmaid, JR; Parsons, MSLarval
Wickham Common (SU51)05-Jun-2001oneDickson, RichardAdult
Swanwick HWT NR (SU51)14-Aug-2002oneAppleton, DAdult
Swanwick HWT NR (SU51)22-May-2003twoAppleton, DAdult
Swanwick HWT NR (SU51)23-May-2003twoAppleton, DAdult
Titchfield Common (SU50)16-Jun-2003oneAppleton, DAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)26-Aug-2004oneDickson, RichardAdult
Emer Bog NR (SU32)25-Apr-2007-Elliott, Brian Larval
West Walk (SU61)16-May-2008oneDickson, RichardAdult
Botley Wood (SU50)27-Jun-2009oneWheeler, Keith Adult
West Walk (SU61)23-Aug-2016oneOpie, Maurice Adult
Romsey (SU32)22-Sep-2020oneJones, Nigel R Adult
Romsey (SU32)22-Sep-2020oneJones, Nigel R Adult
VC12 North Hampshire
Pamber Forest (SU66)29-May-1974twoAppleton, DAdult
Fleet (SU75)26-Jun-2003-Edmunds, RDLarval
Greywell Fen (SU75)17-Jun-2016-Budd, Philip Adult

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