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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: Aug-Sep.

Forewing: 8-10.5mm.

Foodplant: Sallows, willows or Bog Myrtle.

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 recorded18911891
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records1632
Number of individuals1632
Unique positions1326
Unique locations1122
Adult records1224
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 32 records from 22 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.


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© Chris Manley, 3 Sep 2005

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