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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade G   See here for explanation

Flight time: Two generations, Jun-Oct.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Garden Strawberry, Wild Strawberry and Marsh Cinquefoil.

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 recorded189020081890
Year last recorded200820082008
Number of records14232
Number of individuals9222
Unique positions9120
Unique locations9120
Adult records11124
Immature records012

For the region, we have a total of 32 records from 20 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1890.


1039 Acleris comariana 02
© Jack Oughton
1039 Acleris comariana 01
© Debra Saunders

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