4.048 Water-avens Pigmy Stigmella pretiosa (Heinemann, 1862)

Family
Nepticulidae: Nepticulinae.
 
Status
Resident. Rare.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First for Dumfries & Galloway and Britain was found in the Moffat hills on 9th September 1990.
Other sites: None.
 
VC73
No records.
 
VC74
No records.
 
Life cycle
Mine season is during September to November.
 
Larval foodplants
Brambles, Mountain Avens and Water Avens.
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
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  • Butterfly Conservation - Macro-moth provisional distribution for the British Isles (excluding the Republic of Ireland) from the National Moth Recording Scheme
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