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48.005 (BF386)

Vagrant Twitcher   

Tebenna micalis
Adult: 4
Immigrant. Rare.

Recording method

Flies in sunshine and visits flowers of the foodplant.  Migrant and temporary resident.

Life cycle

Larvae: July-September.  Adults: July-October.

Larval foodplants

Common Fleabane.


The first record for Dumfries & Galloway was of several dozen found at Abbey Burn Foot, Kirkcudbrightshire, on 21st June 1998.

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

VC74 VC73 VC72
Last recorded 1998
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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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