63.102 Chequered Grass-veneer Catoptria falsella ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Family
Crambidae: Crambinae. 
 
Status
Resident. Local. 
 
Flight period
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VC72
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Holywood on 19th July 1994 by A. M. Emmet.
Other sites: Browhouses, Castle Loch at Lochmaben, Connanskowe near Kirkton, Courance, Dornockbrow, Eskrigg NR at Lockerbie, Glencaple, Gretna.
 
VC73
First was found at Mersehead RSPB on 6th August 1996.
Other sites: Many.
 
VC74
First was found at Newton Stewart on 25th July 2012.
Other sites: None.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
Moss. 
 
Identification


Habitat


Recorders' notes


© Peter Norman, Auchencairn, 8 July 2011
© Keith Naylor, Mersehead RSPB, 3 August 2005

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