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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

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

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Cowslip, Primrose, Lousewort, Golden-rod.

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 recorded18391839
Year last recorded20072007
Number of records2652
Number of individuals54108
Unique positions2142
Unique locations2040
Adult records1428
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 52 records from 40 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1839.


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