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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Aug.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Buckthorn, Alder Buckthorn.

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 recorded19301930
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records1938
Number of individuals2244
Unique positions1428
Unique locations816
Adult records1632
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 38 records from 16 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1930.


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