The Moths of Suffolk
1119a Ancylis diminutana, (Haworth, 1811)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to August

Larval foodplants : On the leaves of willows (Salix) apart from Creeping Willow (Salix repens)

Records : Thorpeness (G C Pelham-Clinton & R M Mere, vii.1965), Thetford (S Clancy, 11.vi.2006), Redgrave Fen (SMG, 16.vi.2006), Wolves Wood (SMG, 28.v.2011)

Morley's Final Catalogue : The sole Suffolk specimen was beaten from alder in Fritton marshes on 2 June 1935 (Morley, Proc. SNS. iii, p. xliii), till Mr. Goddard took one at Dunwich the following June.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 10-18mm

Identification

Confusion species : None


Life history chart
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