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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed or restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 7-10.5mm.

Foodplant: Knapweed spp. and Saw-wort.

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 recorded187020081870
Year last recorded201020082010
Number of records861174
Number of individuals1401282
Unique positions691140
Unique locations561114
Adult records651132
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 174 records from 114 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1870.


Eucosma hohenwartiana 4
© Julian Francis
Eucosma hohenwartiana 3
© Julian Francis
1200 Eucosma hohenwartiana 02 conf. gen. det.
© Jenny Seawright
1200 Eucosma hohenwartiana 01 conf. gen. det.
© Jenny Seawright

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