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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: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 6.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: Blackthorn, Crab Apple.

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 recorded188420031884
Year last recorded201020032010
Number of records41184
Number of individuals47196
Unique positions25152
Unique locations19140
Adult records37074
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 84 records from 40 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1884.


1144 Epinotia signatana 02 male
© Gillian Nash, July 2015
1144 Epinotia signatana 01 male
© Gillian Nash, July 2015

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