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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-mid-Aug

Forewing: 5-6.5mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

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 recorded188519931885
Year last recorded201019992010
Number of records44292
Number of individuals492102
Unique positions32268
Unique locations22248
Adult records40182
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 92 records from 48 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


0760 Exoteleia dodecella 02
© Jack Oughton
0760 Exoteleia dodecella 01
© Tom Morris

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