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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: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Hawthorn.

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 recorded18891889
Year last recorded20082008
Number of records3876
Number of individuals3162
Unique positions2550
Unique locations2346
Adult records2958
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 76 records from 46 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.


1245 Grapholita janthinana 02
© Will Bown
1245 Grapholita janthinana 01
© Jenny Seawright

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