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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: Jul.

Forewing: 4-6mm.

Foodplant: Bramble and Raspberry.

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 recorded19941994
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records2040
Number of individuals2040
Unique positions1734
Unique locations1326
Adult records1836
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 40 records from 26 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1994.


0734 Argolamprotes micella 02
© Tom Morris
0734 Argolamprotes micella 01
© M Parsons/Butterfly Conservation

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