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45.029 [B&F: 1493] Sundew Plume (Buckleria paludum) (Zeller, 1839)

 

Nationally scarce (Na) on damp heathland and mosses in parts of England and Wales, more numerous in the south. In Hampshire widespread in the bogs of the New Forest in the vicinity of the foodplant, but not reported recently from north-eastern Hampshire. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 11-13 mm. The moth is easily disturbed in daytime, and flies naturally just before dusk. Larva feeds on leaves of Round-leaved Sundew.

Flightime guide
StageJFM AMJ JAS OND
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Larval

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC11 South Hampshire
Ogden's Purlieu, New Forest (SU11)23-Aug-1973oneChadd, JAdult
Ogden's Purlieu, New Forest (SU11)28-Aug-1973oneChadd, JAdult
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)1979-Anon-
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)1980-Anon-
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)08-Jun-1981twoLangmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC; Emmet, AM; Agassiz, DJLAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)08-Jun-1981-Agassiz, DJL; Emmet, AM; Langmaid, JR; Pelham-Clinton, EC-
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)1983-Anon-
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)1984-Sterling, DH; Sterling, MJ; Sterling, PH-
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)1984-Pickles, AJ-
White Moor, Lyndhurst (SU30)29-Jul-1984-Reavey, D-
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)1988-Sterling, DH; Sterling, MJ; Sterling, PH-
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)11-Aug-1988-Langmaid, JR; Sterling, DHAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)1989-Sterling, DH; Sterling, MJ; Sterling, PH-
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)10-Jun-1990oneLangmaid, JR; Harper, MWAdult
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)07-Aug-1993-Smith, MHAdult
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)07-Aug-1993-Smith, MH&EGAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)27-Jul-1995threeO'Keeffe, DAdult
Wood Crates (SU20)23-Jul-1997twoChainey, JAdult
Holmsley Bog (SSSI) (SU20)26-Jul-2003threeGreen, David G Adult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)31-Jul-2003sixClarke, JHAdult
Pig Bush (SU30)16-Aug-2006oneElliott, Brian & Langmaid, JohnAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)10-Aug-2010oneDenton, JSAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)11-Aug-2013oneHoughton, Dan Adult
Shatterford Bottom, NF (SU30)23-Jun-2014oneClement, PAdult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)25-Jul-2014oneBrock, Paul Adult
Matley Bog, NF (SU30)01-Aug-2014twoBrock, Paul Adult
Bagnum Bog, NF (SU10)03-Aug-2015oneBrock, Paul Adult
Bagnum Bog, NF (SU10)11-Aug-201510Else, George R Adult
Ober Water (SU20)31-Jul-2017oneAshworth, Andrew Adult
Matley Bog, New Forest (SU30)05-Jul-2018oneLangmaid, John, M.R. & J.E. YoungAdult
Ashurst, NF (SU30)21-Jul-2018twoHiggins, RAdult

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