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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: May-Jul.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Bilberry and Bog Bilberry.

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 recorded19391939
Year last recorded20062006
Number of records24
Number of individuals12
Unique positions24
Unique locations24
Adult records12
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 4 records from 4 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1939.
 

Photos


1128 Ancylis myrtillana 01
© Terry Box, 28 May 2012

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