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1872 Blomer's Rivulet Venusia blomeri

(Curtis, 1832)

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Blomer's Rivulet  Venusia blomeri (Adult)

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East Gloucester

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1872 Blomer's Rivulet Venusia blomeri

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Blomer's Rivulet Venusia blomeri

(Curtis, 1832)

Wingspan 24-28 mm.

A scarce species, occurring sporadically throughout England and Wales in deciduous woodland habitats.

It flies in June and July from dusk into the night, when it is attracted to light.

The larvae feed on wych elm (Ulmus glabra) during the autumn.

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