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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: Two generations, May-Jul and Aug-Sep.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Bristly Oxtongue.

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 recorded199220081992
Year last recorded201020082010
Number of records2081418
Number of individuals3171636
Unique positions551112
Unique locations40182
Adult records2031408
Immature records204

For the region, we have a total of 418 records from 82 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1992.


0964a Cochylis molliculana 02
© Julian Francis
0964a Cochylis molliculana 01
© Tom Morris

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