Appendix A: (Crambidae / Acentropinae)
63.1175 [B&F: 1353] Parapoynx bilinealis (Snellen, 1876)


Accidentally introduced in aquatic plants from the Far East. A single dead specimen was found in a strip-light insect-trap at an aquatic nursery in Alresford, Hampshire in 1977, with a second specimen at Bolton, Lancashire on 26 August 1983. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 14-17 mm. Larva feeds on water plants.

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