35.119 Buck's-horn Groundling Scrobipalpa samadensis (Pfaffenzeller, 1870)

Family
Gelechiidae: Gelechiinae. 
 
Status
Resident. Local. 
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at Caerlaverock WWT on 27 June 2014.
 
VC73
First for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Needles Eye on 20th July 1963 by E. C. Pelham Clinton.
Other sites: Auchenshore on Auchencairn Bay, Dalbeattie, Rockcliffe.
 
VC74
First was found at Port of Counan on 21st July 2006 during a 'Grey Daggers' Moth Group field meeting.
Other sites: Cairnhead, Cardryne.
 
Life cycle
Univoltine over a long period.
 
Larval foodplants
Buck's-horn Plantain and Sea Plantain.
 
Identification
Subspecies plantaginella is the one found here.

Habitat
 
Recorders' notes
© Keith Naylor, Claymoddie, 21 July 2006

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