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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: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 3.5-4.5mm.

Foodplant: Sheep's-fescue, Red Fescue.

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 recorded18921892
Year last recorded20072007
Number of records1326
Number of individuals918
Unique positions1020
Unique locations1020
Adult records714
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 26 records from 20 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1892.


0611 Elachista triatomea 02
© Julian Francis
0611 Elachista triatomea 01
© Tom Morris

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