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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: 4.5-5.5mm.

Foodplant: Purple Moor-grass, False-brome and False Oat-grass.

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:

 VC9VC11Region
Year first recorded188519931885
Year last recorded201019932010
Number of records16134
Number of individuals7116
Unique positions11124
Unique locations13128
Adult records9018
Immature records012

For the region, we have a total of 34 records from 28 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

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