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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 5.5-8mm.

Foodplant: Gorse.

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:

 VC9VC11Region
Year first recorded188519981885
Year last recorded201020062010
Number of records8211186
Number of individuals6710154
Unique positions664140
Unique locations614130
Adult records6711156
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 186 records from 130 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

Photos


0641 Batia lambdella 01
© Tom Morris

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