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49.101 (BF926)

Water-mint Conch   

Phalonidia manniana
Adult: 4
Resident. Rare.

Life cycle

Larvae: August-May in the stem.  Adults: May-September.

Larval foodplants

Water Mint and Gypsywort.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found on Auchencairn Bay, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 1st August 2002.

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 2002

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

 East Scotland Butterfly Conservation website - national distribution maps and phenology

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