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40.002 (BF886)

Buff Mompha   

Mompha ochraceella
Adult: 2

Recording method

Occasionally comes to light.

Life cycle

Larvae: September-May, in roots and stems then mining up into a lower leaf.  Adults: May-July.

Larval foodplants

Great Willowherb


First record for Dumfries and Galloway was an adult to MV light in Annan on 27 June 2018.

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 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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