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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 5.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: Elm spp., occasionally 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 recorded187720001877
Year last recorded201020092010
Number of records36582
Number of individuals39486
Unique positions25254
Unique locations24252
Adult records30570
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 82 records from 52 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1877.


1150 Epinotia abbreviana 02 reared ex larva on Elm
© Dave Shenton
1150 Epinotia abbreviana 01 larval feeding signs
© Dave Shenton

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