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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: Two generations, May-Jun, Jul-Sep.

Forewing: 4.5-5mm.

Foodplant: Kidney Vetch, and other herbaceous plants.

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 recorded188520081885
Year last recorded201020082010
Number of records681138
Number of individuals861174
Unique positions47196
Unique locations36174
Adult records521106
Immature records204

For the region, we have a total of 138 records from 74 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


0843 Aproaerema anthyllidella 02
© Paul Harris
0843 Aproaerema anthyllidella 01
© Tom Morris

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