18.006 Scotch Smudge Rhigognostis incarnatella (Steudel, 1873)

Family
Plutellidae.
 
Status
Resident. Rare.
 
Flight period
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VC72
No records.
 
VC73
First was found on Barcloy Hill on 13th August 2013.
Other sites: Clifton.
 
VC74
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Chippermore Point on 23rd July 2010.
Other sites: Airyolland Lodge on Luce Bay, Chippermore Port, Glenstockadale near Leswalt.
 
Life cycle
 
 
Larval foodplants
 
 
Identification
The pinkish hue is the first clue and the banding on the antennae.
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
© Valerie Harrison, near Leswalt, 6 July 2011

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