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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Late Apr-mid Jul.

Forewing: 6-9mm.

Foodplant: White Bryony.

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 recorded192919981929
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records4481250
Number of individuals4192266
Unique positions18546
Unique locations15540
Adult records4181244
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 250 records from 40 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1929.


0925 Phtheochroa rugosana 02
© David Foot
0925 Phtheochroa rugosana 01
© Dave Shenton

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