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Ypsolopha dentella
Honeysuckle Moth

(Fabricius, 1775)453 / 17.003

Fairly common resident in woodlands and gardens.

Lonicera spp. with larva feeding in May/June in a flimsy web.

Recorded in 81 (58%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 20-22mm
Flight: June - September
Foodplant:   Honeysuckle
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
21/09/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ90
15/09/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO36
12/09/20192VC37 - WorcestershireSO74
01/09/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSP18
31/08/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSP18
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