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49.310 (BF1286)

Dingy Drill   

Dichrorampha sedatana
Adult: 4
Resident. Local.

Life cycle

Larvae: October-April in the rootstock.  Adults: April-July.

Larval foodplants



The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Troston, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 2nd July 1979, while the first for Dumfriesshire was found at Castlehill in Kirkmahoe parish on 19th May 1980, both by Sir Arthur Duncan and both specimens at National Museums Scotland.

6 record(s) from 4 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2015 2018
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 UK Moths website - further information on species (with photos)

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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