The Moths of Suffolk
764 Pseudotelphusa scalella, (Scopoli, 1763)

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Flight Period : Single-brooded, May to June

Larval foodplants : Moss growing on tree-trunks

Records : Ipswich (A Prichard,, Great Martins Wood (SMG,, Old Hall Wood (SMG, &

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed as Suffolk


Confusion species : None

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Old Hall wood, Suffolk (vi.2006) © Neil Sherman

Flight chart

Life history chart
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