Momphidae
ABH BF
Photo © Dave Appleton,  03/07/2013 - Bawdeswell

Similar Norfolk Species
Mompha epilobiella
Common Cosmet
 
Mompha ochraceella
886 Buff Cosmet
(Curtis, 1839)40.002
Norfolk status
Local.
Damp areas - stream banks and ditches.

Larvae mining stem and leaves of willowherb, in common with several other Mompha species.

Recorded in 35 (51%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/07/2014127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
13/07/2014127TG14 - Sheringham
08/07/2014127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
23/06/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
16/06/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Wingspan: 14-16mm
Season: May - August .
Foodplant:   Great Willowherb
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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