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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 6-9mm.

Foodplant: Thought to be Field Scabious and Small Scabious.

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 recorded187420021874
Year last recorded199920022002
Number of records20142
Number of individuals20346
Unique positions13128
Unique locations14130
Adult records318
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 42 records from 30 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1874.


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