38.037 Little Dwarf Elachista canapennella (Hübner, [1813])

Family
Elachistidae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at an unknown site by person unknown prior to 1996 (MOGBI data).
Other sites: Caerlaverock WWT, Connansknowe near Kirkton, Courance, Holmhead on Lochar Moss, Nether Coomb Craig, Queensberry Shoulder.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found near White Loch at Colvend on 28th May 1962 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.
Other sites: Airie Farm near Mossdale, Aucheninnes Moss, Balmaclellan, Barcloy Hill, Barnbarroch, Carsfad near Dalry, Needles Eye.
 
VC74
First was found at the Corsemalzie House Hotel near Mochrum on 28th June 1988 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.
Other sites: Glassoch.
 
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Recorders' notes
We would appreciate any further details of the above VC72 record.
© Brian Henderson, Courance, 16 June 2012

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