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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late May-Aug.

Forewing: 7-9mm.

Foodplant: Sow-thistle and Dandelion.

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 recorded187420041874
Year last recorded200920062009
Number of records31266
Number of individuals19242
Unique positions22248
Unique locations22248
Adult records18240
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 66 records from 48 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1874.


1064 Celypha rosaceana 02
© Debra Saunders
1064 Celypha rosaceana 01
© Tom Morris

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