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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Apr-Aug.

Forewing: 4-4.5mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

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 recorded187519981875
Year last recorded200920092009
Number of records39588
Number of individuals934194
Unique positions28464
Unique locations22350
Adult records31572
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 88 records from 50 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1875.


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