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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Two or more generations, May-Jun and Jul-Sep.

Forewing: 6-7mm.

Foodplant: Sheep's Sorrell.

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 recorded188519971885
Year last recorded200920102010
Number of records5113128
Number of individuals6512154
Unique positions37380
Unique locations38382
Adult records4113108
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 128 records from 82 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


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