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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-mid Aug.

Forewing: 7-9mm.

Foodplant: Hemlock.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded19931993
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records2244
Number of individuals2346
Unique positions1632
Unique locations1428
Adult records2040
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 44 records from 28 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1993.
 

Photos


0951 Aethes beatricella 01
© Debra Saunders

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