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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 4.5-5.5mm.

Foodplant: Tansy, Sneezewort.

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 recorded187020051870
Year last recorded199920052005
Number of records3312
Number of individuals12246
Unique positions3210
Unique locations3210
Adult records2310
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 12 records from 10 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1870.


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