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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: Mid Apr-Jun.

Forewing: 4.5-6.5mm.

Foodplant: Norway Spruce, Sitka Spruce.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded19941994
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records3774
Number of individuals104208
Unique positions3060
Unique locations2244
Adult records3060
Immature records48

For the region, we have a total of 74 records from 44 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1994.
 

Photos


1142 Epinotia tedella 01
© Tom Morris

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