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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3 adult, 2 leaf-mine   See here for explanation

Flight time: May.

Forewing: 2mm.

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:

 VC9VC11Region
Year first recorded191319931913
Year last recorded201020032010
Number of records15336
Number of individuals14130
Unique positions12330
Unique locations11226
Adult records000
Immature records14334

For the region, we have a total of 36 records from 26 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1913.
 

Photos


0117 Stigmella confusella 01 on Betula
© Jenny Seawright

Species Account


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