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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: Jul-Aug, (Mar-Apr after hibernation elsewhere).

Forewing: 4-4.5mm.

Foodplant: Hogweed and Wild Angelica.

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 recorded18891889
Year last recorded20072007
Number of records714
Number of individuals12
Unique positions510
Unique locations612
Adult records12
Immature records00

For the region, we have a total of 14 records from 12 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.
 

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