15.017 Calybites phasianipennella 0296
ws: 10-11mm; Sep-May; water-pepper (Polygonum hydropiper), redshank (Polygonum persicaria), black bindweed (Polygonum convolvulus), common sorrel (Rumex acetosa), sheep's sorrel (Rumex acetosella), broad-leaved dock (Rumex obtusifolius), water-dock (Rumex hydrolapathum), yellow loosestrife (Lysimachia vulgaris); locally common in damp woodland and fens in England, rare in Scotland.
ID: The nominate form has forewing with white dorsal streak or blotches. Form quadruplella has forewing with 2 costal and 2 dorsal spots
Page published February 2011; images added 06/11/2011 | Specimens §4&5 added 08/11/2012 | §6 added 23/11/2013