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49.063 (BF1035)

Yellow Rose Button   

Acleris bergmanniana
Adult: 1
Resident. Local.

Recording method

Occasionally comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae: April-May in spun leaves and shoots.  Adults: May-August.

Larval foodplants

Rose species.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at the Barony College, Dumfriesshire, on 9th July 1982 during a Scottish Entomologists’ gathering, while the first for Kirkcudbrightshire was found at Auchencairn Bay on 3rd July 2003, with the Wigtownshire first being found at Clanyard Bay on 21st June 1998.

37 record(s) from 14 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2015 2022 2021

 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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