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49.158 (BF1084)

Buff-tipped Marble   

Hedya ochroleucana
Adult: 2

Recording method

Comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae: April-June in a shoot spun into a large bunch.  Adults: May-August.

Larval foodplants

Rose species, or occasionally apples.


First record for Dumfries and Galloway was an adult which came to MV light at Old Torr, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 9 June 2010.

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2021

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

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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