63.057 Garden Pebble Evergestis forficalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family
Crambidae: Glaphyriinae.
 
Status
Resident. Common. 
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Castlehill in Kirkmahoe parish on 5th July 1976 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen now at National Museums of Scotland.
Other sites: Many.
 
VC73
First was found at Portling on 18th June 1977 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen now at National Museums of Scotland.
Other sites: Many.
 
VC74
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Corsemalzie on 29th June 1897 by the Gordon brothers.
Other sites: Many.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
Brassicas. 
 
Identification


Habitat


Recorders' notes


© Keith Naylor, Dalbeattie, 19 July 2011

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