49.285 Thistle Bell Epiblema scutulana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Family
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae.
 
Status
Resident. Common.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Black Loch near Ae on 2nd July 1943 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Blawbare near Closeburn, Corncockle, Courance, Powfoot, Tynron
 
VC73
First was found at Troston on 7th June 1979 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Arndarroch at Kendoon, Auchenshore on Auchencairn Bay, Barstobrick, Black Sea Wood, Carsfad near Dalry, Colvend, Hannaston Wood SSSI, Knowetop Lochs SWT, Low Cordorcan, Mersehead RSPB, Moor of Barclye, Rainton Farm, Silver Flowe NNR, Upper Clifton, Wood of Cree.
 
VC74
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found near Monreith during July 1899 by K. J. Morton, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Airyolland Lodge on Luce Bay, Barsalloch Point, Brig End in Cree Valley, Garheugh, Glenstockadale near Leswalt, Newton Stewart, Portobello, Torrs Warren
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
© Valerie Harrison, Glenstockadale, 13 May 2011

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