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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid May-Aug.

Forewing: 8-10mm.

Foodplant: Common Fleabane.

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 recorded187619981876
Year last recorded201020092010
Number of records1743354
Number of individuals91731840
Unique positions953196
Unique locations813168
Adult records1593324
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 354 records from 168 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1876.


0921 Phtheochroa inopiana 02
© Chris Manley, 23 Jun 2006
0921 Phtheochroa inopiana 01
© Tom Morris

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