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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Sep.

Forewing: 7.5-9.5mm.

Foodplant: Wild Carrot, Wild Parsley and similar.

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 recorded18741874
Year last recorded20072007
Number of records1632
Number of individuals1530
Unique positions1224
Unique locations714
Adult records1122
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 32 records from 14 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1874.


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