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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 7-9mm.

Foodplant: Marsh Woundwort, Hedge Woundwort and Corn Mint.

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 recorded18751875
Year last recorded20092009
Number of records3162
Number of individuals2448
Unique positions2346
Unique locations2346
Adult records2142
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 62 records from 46 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1875.


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