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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 4.5-5mm.

Foodplant: Norway Spruce and Scots Pine.

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 recorded18901890
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records2958
Number of individuals3570
Unique positions2142
Unique locations1938
Adult records2244
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 58 records from 38 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1890.


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