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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: Two generations, late May-Jun, Jul-Oct.

Forewing: 5-8mm.

Foodplant: Thrift, Bird's-foot Trefoil.

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:

 VC9VC11Region
Year first recorded188520001885
Year last recorded201020002010
Number of records652134
Number of individuals1651332
Unique positions35172
Unique locations30162
Adult records542112
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 134 records from 62 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
 

Photos


1109 Lobesia littoralis 01
© Debra Saunders

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