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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May

Forewing: 4-5mm.

Foodplant: Bilberry.

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 recorded193919971939
Year last recorded200020002000
Number of records6216
Number of individuals61440
Unique positions5214
Unique locations4110
Adult records4212
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 16 records from 10 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1939.
 

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