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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: Jun.

Forewing: 2.5-3mm.

Foodplant: Sycamore.

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 recorded19941994
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records1224
Number of individuals1224
Unique positions510
Unique locations510
Adult records1224
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 24 records from 10 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1994.


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Species Account

Most records are of leafmines.

For further information refer UK Moths.


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