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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid Jun-early Sep.

Forewing: 4.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: Leaf-litter.

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 recorded188520021885
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records9937272
Number of individuals7841238
Unique positions448104
Unique locations437100
Adult records9337260
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 272 records from 100 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.


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