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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 6.5-8.5mm.

Foodplant: Angelica and Hogweed.

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 recorded18631863
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records918
Number of individuals612
Unique positions816
Unique locations918
Adult records36
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 18 records from 18 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1863.


0713 Agonopterix angelicella 01 bred ex larva
© Dave Shenton

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