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40.005 (BF889)

Neat Cosmet   

Mompha divisella
Adult: 4

Recording method

Occasionally comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae: June-July in the stem, causing a gall.  Adults: August-June.

Larval foodplants

Broad-leaved Willowherb, Marsh Willowherb, Great Willowherb.


First record for Dumfries and Galloway was an adult found in Annan, Dumfriesshire, in 2021.

1 record(s) from 1 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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