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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 5.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: Holly and Bilberry.

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 recorded188520031885
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records1224252
Number of individuals3744756
Unique positions612126
Unique locations592122
Adult records1124232
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 252 records from 122 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


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