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Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4 adult, 3 leaf-mine   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun, and Aug-Oct.

Forewing: 5mm.

Foodplant: Beech.

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:

 VC9Region
Year first recorded19671967
Year last recorded20102010
Number of records612
Number of individuals12
Unique positions612
Unique locations612
Adult records00
Immature records510

For the region, we have a total of 12 records from 12 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1967.
 

Photos


0302 Parornix fagivora 01 leaf fold
© Dave Shenton

Species Account


Most records are of leafmines. Refer leafmines.co.uk.

For further information refer UK Moths.

 

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