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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade G adult, 3 larvae   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 2.5-3.5mm.

Foodplant: Heather and Bell-heather.

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:

 VC9VC11Region
Year first recorded188519931885
Year last recorded200119932001
Number of records6114
Number of individuals000
Unique positions6114
Unique locations6114
Adult records102
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 14 records from 14 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

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