15.018 Sulphur Slender Povolnya leucapennella (Stephens, 1835)

Family
Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae.
 
Status
Rare.
 
Flight period
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VC72
The first for Dumfries & Galloway was beat and caught at Tynron Juniper Wood on 28th July 2014 and verified by K. P. Bland.
Other sites: None.
 
VC73
No records.
 
VC74
No records.
 
Life cycle
Single brooded, overwintering as an adult late June to May, but can be disturbed by day during this period.
 
Larval foodplants
Oaks.
 
Identification
Segment two of the labial palps is tufted underneath
 
Habitat
Oak woodland.
 
Recorders' notes
Don't forget to change the species code!!

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