21.005 Broom Bent-wing Leucoptera spartifoliella (Hübner, [1813])

Family
Lyonetiidae: Cemiostominae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Castlehill in Kirkmahoe parish on 2nd July 1981 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Connansknowe near Kirkton, Holmhead on Lochar Moss, Torthorwald.
 
VC73
First was found at Carsfad near Dalry on 3rd August 1993.
Other sites: Auchencairn Bay, Balcary, Clatteringshaws Loch, Clifton, Colvend, Parton, Ravenshall Point, Wood of Cree.
 
VC74
First was found at an unknown site by person unknown prior to 1996 (BRC/MOGBI data).
Other sites: None.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
We would appreciate any further details of the above VC74 record.
© Richard Mearns, Colven, 6 July 2014

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