4.060 Red-headed Pigmy Stigmella ruficapitella (Haworth, 1828)

Family
Nepticulidae: Nepticulinae.
 
Status
Resident. Local.
 
Flight period
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VC72
First was found at an unknown site by person unknown prior to 1975 (MOGBI data).
Other sites: Caerlaverock NNR.
 
VC73
First was found at Parton on 14th July 1994 by A. M. Emmet.
Other sites: Mabie Forest.
 
VC74
First was found at an unknown site during 1975 by A. M. Emmet.
Other sites: None.
 
Life cycle
Bivoltine. Mine season is during June to July and September to October. Adults fly from May to June, again July to August.
 
Larval foodplant
Oak.
 
Identification
 
 
Habitat
 
 
Recorders' notes
We would appreciate any further details of the above VC72, 74 records.
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