Main: (Pterophoridae / Pterophorinae)
45.006 [B&F: 1502] Hoary Plume (Platyptilia isodactylus) (Zeller, 1852)

 

Common, in fens and marshes, throughout the British Isles. In Hampshire, most records have originated from Lower Test Marshes HIWWT NR, with an old record from Freshwater on the Isle of Wight and in "old" Hampshire, now Dorset, at Stanpit Marsh and Burton Meadows. Wingspan 19-29mm. Larva feeds on flowers, stems and leaves of Marsh Ragwort

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Distribution Map

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Record Density

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Detail records

SiteDateQuantityRecorderStage
VC10 Isle of Wight
Freshwater (SZ38)1951oneBlair, Dr K.G.Adult
VC11 South Hampshire
Lower Test Marshes NR (SU31)1991-McCormick, RFPupal
Lower Test Marshes NR (SU31)04-Jun-1991threeLangmaid, JR; Sterling, DH; Hoare, RJBPupal
Lower Test Marshes NR (SU31)13-May-2000oneLangmaid, JR; Elliott, BAdult
Stanpit (SZ19)09-Jun-200512Davey, P; Palmer, G; Harley, RAdult
Burton Meadows (SZ19)10-Jun-2005sevenDavey, PAdult
Burton Meadows (SZ19)17-Jun-2005oneDavey, P; Davis, SAdult
Stanpit (SZ19)07-Sep-2005oneDavey, PAdult
Nursling (SU31)06-May-201020Clarke, JHLarval
Ashurst, NF (SU31)17-Aug-2012oneGodfrey, KAdult

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