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49.042 [B&F: 1027] Neosphaleroptera nubilana (Hübner, [1799])

 

Local in hedgerows and scrubland throughout much of England and Wales. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight restricted largely to Portsmouth and the extreme western end of the Island. Wingspan 12-15 mm. The small size and dark fuscous-brown coloration of both fore- and hindwings are characteristic [Bradley]. Larva feeds on shoots of Hawthorn and Blackthorn, living between shoots spun together with silk.

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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
Shalfleet (SZ48)1900-Fassnidge, W-
Yarmouth (SZ38)1900-Fassnidge, W-
Freshwater Bay (SZ38)1900-Fassnidge, W-
VC11 South Hampshire
Southampton (SU41)1900-Fassnidge, WAdult
New Forest (SU20)1900-Fassnidge, WAdult
Romsey (SU32)1960-Sterling, DHAdult
Winchester (SU42)1969-Ffennell, DWHAdult
Botley Wood (SU51)23-Jun-1976oneAppleton, DAdult
Farlington Marshes HWT NR (SU60)29-Apr-1997oneLangmaid, JR; Thirlwell, IRLarval
Chandlers Ford (SU42)28-Jun-2000oneElliott, BAdult
Horsea Island (SU60)17-Jun-2005twoDickson, RJAdult
Horsea Island (SU60)17-Jun-2005twoOpie, MAdult
Portsdown (SU60)24-Jun-2005twoDickson, RJAdult
Portsmouth (SU60)24-Jun-2006oneThirlwell, IRAdult
Romsey (SU32)29-Jul-2011oneBaker, MAdult
Horsea Island (SU60)20-Jun-2014twoOpie, MAdult
Horsea Island (SU60)20-Jun-2014twoFareham GroupAdult
Hengistbury Head (SZ19)13-Jun-2015oneHeppenstall, BAdult
Pennington (SZ39)03-Aug-2018twoCoomber, RAdult

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