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63.025 [B&F: 1376] Small Magpie (Anania hortulata) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Common wherever there are nettles, throughout southern England and locally in northern England and southern Scotland. Widespread and common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 33-35 mm. One of the most distinctive and easily recognised British species of micro-moth. Larva feeds on both perennial and annual species of nettle, Stinging Nettle and Small Nettle.

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Records Received By Year

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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