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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Oxtongue spp. and hawkweed spp.

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 recorded188419991884
Year last recorded201020032010
Number of records774162
Number of individuals2224452
Unique positions501102
Unique locations37176
Adult records564120
Immature records204

For the region, we have a total of 162 records from 76 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1884.


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