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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late May-Jun.

Forewing: 2.5-3mm.

Foodplant: Willows.

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 recorded188920041889
Year last recorded201020042010
Number of records9120
Number of individuals14640
Unique positions9120
Unique locations9120
Adult records306
Immature records4110

For the region, we have a total of 20 records from 20 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.


0025 Ectoedemia intimella 02
© Jenny Seawright
0025 Ectoedemia intimella 03
© Jenny Seawright
0025 Ectoedemia intimella 01 mine
© Jack Oughton

Species Account

For further information refer UK Moths.
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