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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Fairly common and widespread resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Throughout the year, most May-Sep.

Forewing: 7-11.5mm.

Foodplant: Household detritus.

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 recorded198719951987
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records267129792
Number of individuals244184856
Unique positions9219222
Unique locations8613198
Adult records259127772
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 792 records from 198 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1987.


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© Tom Morris

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