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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 3.4-4mm.

Foodplant: Rough Chervil, Ground-elder and Burnet-saxifrage.

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 recorded20002000
Year last recorded20012001
Number of records24
Number of individuals00
Unique positions24
Unique locations12
Adult records00
Immature records24

For the region, we have a total of 4 records from 2 sites. Earliest record on file is in 2000.


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Species Account

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