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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: Aug-Oct.

Forewing: 2-2.5mm.

Foodplant: Cultivated and Wild Rose.

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 recorded189020041890
Year last recorded200320042004
Number of records6216
Number of individuals17034
Unique positions5214
Unique locations5214
Adult records000
Immature records3210

For the region, we have a total of 16 records from 14 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1890.


0093 Stigmella centifoliella 01 adult ex pupa
© Jenny Seawright

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