11.012 Common Sweep Psyche casta (Pallas, 1767)

Family
Psychidae: Psychinae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was of a case found at Longbridgemuir on 29th April 2014.
Other sites: None.
 
VC73
First was found at an unknown site by person unknown prior to 1985 (BRC/MOGBI data).
Other sites: None.
 
VC74
First was of a larva found at Garheugh on 26th June 2005 during a Scottish Entomologists' meeting.
Other sites: None.
 
Life cycle
Univoltine. Males emerge during the night, while the females emerge in the morning.
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
We would appreciate any further details of the above VC73 record.
© Richard Mearns, Longbridgemuir, 29 April 2014

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