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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4 adult, 2 leaf-mine   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 2-2.5mm.

Foodplant: Birch.

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 recorded18901890
Year last recorded20082008
Number of records714
Number of individuals24
Unique positions714
Unique locations612
Adult records00
Immature records36

For the region, we have a total of 14 records from 12 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1890.
 

Photos


0157 Heliozela hammoniella 01 mine and cutout on Birch
© Dave Shenton

Species Account


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