5.001 Sorrel Bent-wing Opostega salaciella (Treitschke, 1833)

Family
Opostegidae: Oposteginae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Holywood on 19th July 1994 by A. M. Emmet.
Other sites: Connansknowe near Kirkton, Courance, Glencaple.
 
VC73
First was found at Carsfad near Dalry on 1st August 1999.
Other sites: Auchenshore on Auchencairn Bay, Auchenskeoch, Clifton, Dalshangan at Dundeugh, Minnigaff.
 
VC74
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Corsemalzie House Hotel near Mochrum on 27th June 1988 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.
Other sites: Airyolland Lodge on Luce Bay, Chapel Finian.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
© Brian Henderson, Courance, 11 July 2012

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