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0220 ~ Nemapogon clematella
UK Status

Resident. Locally common in mainland Britain as far north as Durham.

Montgomeryshire Status

A single record taken from Commins Coch in the west of the county in 2007.

Wingspan :   M & F, 12-15mm.

Confusion species

Flight time & Voltinity (Univoltine)


Wherever the foodplant is found.


Various fungi and rotten wood.

Lifestage data

Eggs are laid on larval food. Larva feeds on fungal growths found under the bark of dead twigs and stems. 
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 5th Aug 2007, Commins Coch