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Enderleinella obsoleta (Stephens, 1836)

Uncommon in Britain and Ireland

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Region Main date range Extreme dates
North Early July - End September 20 June - 12 November
South Unknown 9 July - 18 September

Summary: usually associated with conifer branches; very rare on deciduous trees.


  • Deciduous branches: oak.
  • Conifer/evergreen branches: juniper, pine, sitka spruce, western gorse and yew.

Sampling techniques: beating branches.


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