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49.106 (BF927)

Fen Conch   

Gynnidomorpha minimana
Adult: 3
Resident. rare.

Life cycle

Larvae: July, September-April, in the seed capsules.  Adults: May-June, July-August..

Larval foodplants

Marsh Lousewort.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at Elrig Loch, near Mochrum, Wigtownshire, on 29th June 1988 by E. C. Pelham-Clinton.

1 record(s) from 1 hectad(s) in D&G

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 1988
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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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