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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid Jun-Aug, Oct. onwards, hibernating to Spring.

Forewing: 6-9mm.

Foodplant: Wayfaring Tree, cultivated viburnam spp., Guelder 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 recorded18851885
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records54108
Number of individuals4080
Unique positions3264
Unique locations3060
Adult records3060
Immature records918

For the region, we have a total of 108 records from 60 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


1047 Acleris schalleriana 03
© Paul Harris
1047 Acleris schalleriana 02
© Paul Harris
1047 Acleris schalleriana 01
© Tom Morris

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