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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun.

Forewing: 5-6.5mm.

Foodplant: Hawthorn, Blackthorn and Oak.

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 recorded189220101892
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records19140
Number of individuals18138
Unique positions16134
Unique locations14130
Adult records17136
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 40 records from 30 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1892.


1237 Pammene germmana 02
© Jamie McMillan
1237 Pammene germmana 01
© Tom Morris

Species Account

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