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Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 3-4mm.

Foodplant: Broom.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded19131913
Year last recorded20082008
Number of records48
Number of individuals48
Unique positions36
Unique locations48
Adult records00
Immature records12

For the region, we have a total of 8 records from 8 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1913.
 

Photos


0046 Trifurcula immundella 01
© Jenny Seawright
0046 Trifurcula immundella 02
© Jenny Seawright

Species Account


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

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