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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Two generations, May and Aug.

Forewing: 2.5-3.5mm.

Foodplant: Norway Maple, Field Maple.

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 recorded20052005
Year last recorded20052005
Number of records12
Number of individuals1224
Unique positions12
Unique locations12
Adult records00
Immature records12

For the region, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. Earliest record on file is in 2005.


0021 Ectoedemia sericopoza 01
© Jack Oughton

Species Account

Similar species: 0020 Ectoedemia decentella and 0022 Ectoedemia louisella.

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

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