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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-Jul.

Forewing: 2.5mm.

Foodplant: Dogwood.

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 recorded18721872
Year last recorded20052005
Number of records1122
Number of individuals24
Unique positions918
Unique locations816
Adult records00
Immature records816

For the region, we have a total of 22 records from 16 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1872.


0159 Antispila treitschkiella 01 tenanted mine on Dogwood
© Dave Shenton

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