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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Common and widespread resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late May-Sep.

Forewing: 8-12mm.

Foodplant: Various fruit and deciduous trees.

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 recorded197919951979
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records40986990
Number of individuals8951282046
Unique positions17720394
Unique locations14516322
Adult records40782978
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 990 records from 322 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1979.


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