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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Two generations, May-Jul and Aug-Oct.

Forewing: M 7-9mm, F 8-12mm.

Foodplant: A wide variety of plants.

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 recorded195920011959
Year last recorded201020082010
Number of records6826188
Number of individuals3849174
Unique positions26460
Unique locations20448
Adult records4126134
Immature records8016

For the region, we have a total of 188 records from 48 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1959.


0985 Cacoecimorpha pronubana 02
© David Foot
0985 Cacoecimorpha pronubana 01
© Debra Saunders

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