45.037 Oidaematophorus lithodactyla (Dusky Plume) 1523
ws: 26-29mm; Jul-Aug; common fleabane (Pulicaria dysenterica), ploughman's spikenard (Inula conyzae); locally common in England, more so in south
ID: Larger than Hellinsia species (ws 14-23mm), but note that specimen §1 is smaller than the quoted size range. midleg with distinct scale brushes at base of spur pairs. ID confirmed by genital dissection but no presentable images obtained.
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