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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Aug.

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Red Bartsia, Scented Mayweed and burdocks.

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 recorded18891889
Year last recorded20062006
Number of records2040
Number of individuals118236
Unique positions1734
Unique locations1020
Adult records1326
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 40 records from 20 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.


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© Martin Cade, 25 Jun 2009

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