35.017 Heather Groundling Neofaculta ericetella (Geyer, [1832])

Family
Gelechiidae: Chelariinae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Longbridge Muir on 25th June 1977 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Castlehill in Kirkmahoe parish, Garroch - Clog Knowe, Holmhead on Lochar Moss, Locharbriggs, Longbridgemuir, Racks Moss, Tynron.
 
VC73
First was found at Kirkconnell on 28th May 1977 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Airie Farm near Mossdale, Aucheninnes, Auchenshore on Auchencairn Bay, Carsfad near Dalry, Glenlee, Kirkconnell Flow NNR, Knowetop Lochs SWT, Mossdale - Loch Skerrow disused railway, Wood of Cree.
 
VC74
First was found at Torrs on 15th May 1982 by Sir Arthur Duncan, specimen at National Museums Scotland.
Other sites: Carsegowan Moss, Craigoch Park Moor.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
© Lisa Ferguson, Glenlee, 7 May 2011

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