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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 6.5-9.5mm.

Foodplant: Viper's Bugloss and Alkane.

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 recorded18911891
Year last recorded20062006
Number of records510
Number of individuals00
Unique positions510
Unique locations510
Adult records24
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 10 records from 10 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.
 

Photos


0549 Coleophora pennella 01
© M Parsons/Butterfly Conservation

Species Account


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