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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: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 5-8mm.

Foodplant: Oak, Sweet Chestnut.

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 recorded187019991870
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records14028336
Number of individuals680331426
Unique positions999216
Unique locations799176
Adult records13728330
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 336 records from 176 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1870.


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