15.058 Sallow Midget Phyllonorycter hilarella (Zetterstedt, 1839)

Family
Gracillariidae: Lithocolletinae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First for Dumfriesshire was netted at Holmhead on Lochar Moss on 19th April 2014.
Other sites: Connanskowe near Kirkton, Duncow Woods, Racks Moss.
 
VC73
First was found at an unknown site by person unknown prior to 1985 (BRC/MOGBI data).
Other sites: Carsfad near Dalry, Upper Clifton, Wood of Cree.
 
VC74
First was of a leaf-mine found at Cairnryan on 6th October 1963 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.
Other sites: Carsegowan Moss.
 
Life cycle
Bivoltine. Mine season is during July and September to October.
 
Larval foodplants
Smooth-leaved species of Willows.
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
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