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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 3.5-5mm.

Foodplant: Blackthorn, Apple, Cherry and Hawthorn.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded18851885
Year last recorded20062006
Number of records1632
Number of individuals1224
Unique positions1326
Unique locations1326
Adult records816
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 32 records from 26 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

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