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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Sep.

Forewing: 8-10mm.

Foodplant: Dandelion, Cat's Ear and Perennial Sow Thistle.

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 recorded188520051885
Year last recorded201020052010
Number of records24150
Number of individuals28158
Unique positions17136
Unique locations17136
Adult records18138
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 50 records from 36 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


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