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Scottish Micro Moth Distribution Maps

The table on this page lists the micro moths of the family shown that have been recorded in Scotland. The maps show, at a Vice County level, where each species has been recorded.  

Clicking on the map will show an enlarged version of the map. The cursor (arrow) keys on a keyboard can be used to move to the next or previous species' enlarged map.

Clicking on the Taxon (scientific name) will open a browser window for that species in the ukmoths web site.

Data has been supplied by Dr Mark Young in collaboration with John Langmaid.  The list is provisional and may contain some errors and Mark would welcome any comments about this from anyone finding such errors.  New Vice County records are published in the Annual Microlepidoptera Review, which appears each year in the Entomologists Record journal.  Updates are made periodically based on new records which should be submitted to .

Data at 10km level is available for the Gelechiid family and has been provided by Stephen Palmer from the Gelechiid National Recording Scheme.

Species with a first record in 2014 and later are shown with a blue spot, in 2018 with green and earlier records an orange spot.

Page last created: 11/11/2018

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Elachistidae

Code

Taxon

VC Map

38.004 (610) Elachista argentella
38.005 (611) Elachista triatomea
38.007 (613) Elachista subocellea
38.008 (614) Elachista triseriatella
38.010 (616) Elachista bedellella
38.012 (617) Elachista obliquella
38.016 (621) Elachista subalbidella
38.018 (623) Elachista bisulcella
38.019 (593) Elachista regificella
38.021 (593b) Elachista tengstromi
38.022 (594) Elachista gleichenella
38.023 (595) Elachista biatomella
38.024 (596) Elachista poae
38.025 (597) Elachista atricomella
38.026 (598) Elachista kilmunella
38.027 (598a) Elachista eskoi
38.028 (599) Elachista alpinella
38.029 (600) Elachista luticomella
38.030 (601) Elachista albifrontella
38.032 (602) Elachista apicipunctella
38.033 (603) Elachista subnigrella
38.034 (604) Elachista orstadii
38.036 (606) Elachista humilis
38.037 (607) Elachista canapennella
38.038 (608) Elachista rufocinerea
38.039 (609) Elachista maculicerusella
38.040 (624) Elachista trapeziella
38.041 (625) Elachista cinereopunctella
38.042 (626) Elachista serricornis
38.043 (627) Elachista scirpi
38.044 (628) Elachista eleochariella
38.045 (629) Elachista utonella
38.046 (630) Elachista albidella
38.047 (631) Elachista freyerella
38.048 (632) Elachista consortella
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