35.018 Square-spot Crest Hypatima rhomboidella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family
Gelechiidae: Chelariinae. 
 
Status
Resident. Local. 
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Castle Loch LNR at Lochmaben on 13th August 1997.
Other sites: Heathhall Plantation, Holmhead on Lochar Moss, Kelhead Flow, Longbridgemuir, Perchhall Loch SSSI.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found on Kirkconnell Flow NNR on 30th August 1978 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Auchenskeoch, Craigend in Mabie Forest, Doach Plantation, Low Cordorcan, Wood of Cree RSPB.
 
VC74
First was found at Carsegowan Moss on 9th August 1997 during a 'Grey Daggers' Moth Group field meeting.
Other sites: Lady Bay at Loch Ryan.
 
Life cycle
 
 
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Habitat


Recorders' notes

© Keith Naylor, Perchhall Loch SSSI, 6 August 2010

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  • Butterfly Conservation - Macro-moth provisional distribution for the British Isles (excluding the Republic of Ireland) from the National Moth Recording Scheme
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