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62.077 (BF1424)

Rosy Tabby   

Endotricha flammealis
Adult: 1
Resident? Rare/Extinct?


Unusual resting posture with body raised and wings held at an angle and distinctive wing patterns.

Recording method

Attracted to light and sugar. Can be disturbed in the field down south.

Flight period


Larval foodplants

A wide range of living and dead plant material.


A wide range of habitats.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Corsemalzie, Wigtownshire, on 27th June 1895 by the Gordon brothers. No records from Dumfriesshire or Kirkcudbrightshire.

2 record(s) from 2 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 1899
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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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