63.088 Satin Grass-veneer Crambus perlella (Scopoli, 1763)

Family
Crambidae: Crambinae. 
 
Status
Resident. Common. 
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was caught at Ae on 20th June 1957, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Blawbare near Closeburn, Bowhouse Park at Caerlaverock, Browhouses, Caerlaverock WWT, Castlehill in Kirkmahoe parish, Connansknowe near Kirkton, Eskrigg NR at Lockerbie, Glencaple, Holywood, Tynron.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found in Colvend parish during July 1871 by Francis Buchanan White and was of the form warringtonellus. 
Other sites: Carsfad near Dalry, Castlehill Point, Cleugh SSSI, Colvend, Longue Tongue at Port O'Warren, Mersehead RSPB, Milton, Old Torr, Red Haven Bay, Silver Flowe NNR.
 
VC74
First was found near Monreith during July 1899 by K. J. Morton, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Airyolland Lodge on Luce Bay, Chapel Finian, Craignarget, Dranigower near New Luce, Gass, Killantringan Lighthouse, St Helena Isle.
 
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Recorders' notes

f. warringtonellus © Peter Norman, Auchencairn, 8 July 2011

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