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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun.

Forewing: 4mm.

Foodplant: Norway Spruce.

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 recorded19961996
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records48
Number of individuals48
Unique positions48
Unique locations24
Adult records36
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 8 records from 4 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1996.
 

Photos


0403 Argyresthia glabratella 01 feeding signs
© M Parsons/Butterfly Conservation

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