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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun.

Forewing: 4-4.5mm.

Foodplant: Cock's-foot, False-brome.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded18911891
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records2142
Number of individuals816
Unique positions2142
Unique locations1734
Adult records918
Immature records1020

For the region, we have a total of 42 records from 34 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.
 

Photos


0620 Elachista gangabella 01 tenanted mine on Brachypodium
© Dave Shenton

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