35.123 Winter Groundling Scrobipalpa costella (Humphreys & Westwood, 1845)

Family
Gelechiidae: Gelechiinae. 
 
Status
Resident.  Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Castle Wood near Caerlaverock on 8th October 2010 during a 'Grey Daggers' Moth Group field meeting.
Other sites: None.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Auchenshore on Auchencairn Bay on 25th August 2003.
Other sites: Edingham, Mersehead RSPB.
 
VC74
First was found at The Forest during August 2006.
Other sites: None.
 
Life cycle
Possibly bivoltine.
 
Larval foodplants
Bittersweet.
 
Identification


Habitat


Recorders' notes

© Keith Naylor, Edingham, 25 August 2006

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