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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mar-May.

Forewing: 6.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: 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 recorded18911891
Year last recorded20022002
Number of records510
Number of individuals36
Unique positions510
Unique locations48
Adult records36
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 10 records from 8 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.


Pammene giganteana 6
© Julian Francis
Pammene giganteana 5
© Julian Francis
Pammene giganteana 4
© Julian Francis
Pammene giganteana 3
© Julian Francis
1227 Pammene giganteana 02 Adult attracted to FUN pheromone
© Jack Oughton
1227 Pammene giganteana 01 conf. gen. det.
© Jenny Seawright

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