1.004 White-barred Gold Micropterix aruncella (Scopoli, 1763)

Family
Micropterigidae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
J F M A M J J A S O N D
























 
VC72
First was found at Townfoot Farm at Glencaple on 25th June 2011.
Other sites: None.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Southerness on 11th July 1982 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.
Other sites: Balcary Hill, Carsfad near Dalry, Castramont Wood, Hannaston Wood, Kenmure Holms SSSI, Knowetop Lochs SWT, Lochaber Loch, Minnigaff, Ravenshall Point, Rockcliffe, Wood of Cree.
 
VC74
First was found at Elrig Loch near Mochrum on 22nd June 1988.
Other sites: Airyolland Lodge on Luce Bay, Myroch Point on Luce Bay, Torrs Warren.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification


Habitat


Recorders' Notes


© Alison Robertson, Glencaple, 25 June 2011
© John Clark, Castramont Wood, 9 July 2013

Local distribution map

The gadget spec URL could not be found

Distribution map displays records from the National Biodiversity Network (See terms and conditions).

The following datasets are included:

  • Butterfly Conservation - Macro-moth provisional distribution for the British Isles (excluding the Republic of Ireland) from the National Moth Recording Scheme
 Powered by the  NBN Gateway