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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Aug.

Forewing: 5-8mm.

Foodplant: Teasel.

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 recorded187219981872
Year last recorded201020022010
Number of records759168
Number of individuals648144
Unique positions503106
Unique locations42390
Adult records605130
Immature records2310

For the region, we have a total of 168 records from 90 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1872.


0962 Cochylis roseana 02
© Gillian Nash, July 2017
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© Debra Saunders

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