Main: (Pterophoridae / Pterophorinae)
45.045 [B&F: 1524a] Reedbed Plume (Emmelina argoteles) (Meyrick, 1922)


Endangered (proposed as a future Red Data Book species). Discovered for the first time in the UK at Wicken Fen in Cambridgeshire in 2005 and proved to be breeding there in 2006. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 18 mm. Larva feeds on Hedge Bindweed.

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Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

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