Dahlica inconspicuella

Lesser Lichen Case-bearer


Species Codes

B&F 177 RES 11.004

Other Names

Lesser Lichen Bagworm

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Record Verification

Grade 2 adults can be confused with other species, so good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required if the recorder is not familiar with the species.

Grade C3 the case can be confused with others, so a good quality photo or specimen of the case & plant/pabulum, as well as the bred moth, is required.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Dahlica inconspicuella (Lesser Lichen Bagworm) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


The graph below shows at which time of the year Dahlica inconspicuella (Lesser Lichen Bagworm) can be expected to be recorded in Kent. Use the controls below to filter by VC and time span:

Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Dahlica inconspicuella (Lesser Lichen Bagworm) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

Below is a selection of Dahlica inconspicuella (Lesser Lichen Bagworm) images from Kent. If you would like to contribute any photographs, please email mothsinkent@gmail.com. Click on a photo if you would like to see it larger.

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