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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 7-9.5mm.

Foodplant: Oak.

IMPORTANT - Please note that the maps and accounts are provisional, subject to change and further update.  The whole dataset still needs to go through the final verification process and it is likely that a very small number of records will not satisfy the present requirements and there are other records that have not been formally submitted.  The information is for guidance only.

Record breakdown:

Year first recorded199319991993
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records11735304
Number of individuals40737888
Unique positions678150
Unique locations596130
Adult records11534298
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 304 records from 130 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1993.


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