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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: pRDB3

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid May-Jun.

Forewing: 6-8.5mm.

Foodplant: Common Fleabane.

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 recorded18961896
Year last recorded20062006
Number of records1734
Number of individuals1428
Unique positions1428
Unique locations1428
Adult records48
Immature records12

For the region, we have a total of 34 records from 28 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1896.
 

Photos


1185 Epiblema cnicicolana 01
© Debra Saunders

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