24.001 .... B&F 0264
Bedellia somnulentella (Zeller, 1847)
Status .....These mines probably represent the first record of this moth for Nottinghamshire, but this species has the habit of not being recorded for years, then turns up in abundance others. 2011 was a good year nationally.
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Adult, reared ex-larva, photographed at Mansfield Woodhouse September 2011
 
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Pupae on Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis, photographed at Mansfield Woodhouse September 2011
 
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Leaf mines and larvae on Large Bindweed Calystegia silvatica, photographed at Meden Vale September 2011
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Bedellia somnulentella
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated January 2016

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