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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed or restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late May-early Jul.

Forewing: 7-9.5mm.

Foodplant: Many different deciduous trees and plants.

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 recorded187719991877
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records564120
Number of individuals594126
Unique positions37176
Unique locations36174
Adult records42492
Immature records306

For the region, we have a total of 120 records from 74 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1877.


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