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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade G   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 5.5-7mm.

Foodplant: Goosefoot and Orache.

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 recorded20082008
Number of records2244
Number of individuals1428
Unique positions1734
Unique locations1632
Adult records1428
Immature records12

For the region, we have a total of 44 records from 32 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

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Species Account


For further information refer UK Moths.
Most records are of larval cases. Refer leafmines.co.uk.
 

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