Morley’s Final Catalogue: Not listed.
Recent Status: The species is rare in Britain and is currently only recorded from Ipswich to the coast.
Life Style: The moth is single brooded flying during August and early September. The larvae are believed to mine the green bark of Cytisus and may also use Genista aetnensis.
Identification: This is a large pale species of Nepticulidae at 9 to 13mm wingspan which generally allows identification on sight. The female is larger than the male. More Info
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Recorded in 2 (3%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2008.
Last Recorded in 2019.