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04.059 (BF87)

Orange-headed Pigmy   

Stigmella svenssoni
Leaf Mine: R
Resident. Rare.

Life cycle

Mines: July, August-October.  Adults: May-Jun, July-August.

Larval foodplants

Oak species.


The first for Dumfries & Galloway was found at an unknown site in Dumfriesshire by E. C. Pelham-Clinton prior to 1988 (MOGBI data).

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 1950
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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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