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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late Jun-Sep.

Forewing: 7-10mm.

Foodplant: Broom, Gorse and Greenweed.

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 recorded188519981885
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records8111184
Number of individuals6915168
Unique positions648144
Unique locations564120
Adult records6311148
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 184 records from 120 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


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© Chris Manley, 3 Sep 2005

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