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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade G   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 8-11mm.

Foodplant: Ragwort and Buttercup.

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 recorded19971997
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records1428
Number of individuals1836
Unique positions1020
Unique locations1020
Adult records1428
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 28 records from 20 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1997.


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