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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4 adult, 3 leaf-mine   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 2mm.

Foodplant: Elm.

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 recorded188919991889
Year last recorded201019992010
Number of records13128
Number of individuals8118
Unique positions10122
Unique locations12126
Adult records000
Immature records8016

For the region, we have a total of 28 records from 26 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.


0095 Stigmella viscerella 01 tenanted mine on Elm
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

For further information refer UK Moths.
Most records are of leafmines. Refer leafmines.co.uk.

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