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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 5.5-7.5mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

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 recorded189119961891
Year last recorded201020032010
Number of records856182
Number of individuals24834564
Unique positions556122
Unique locations39588
Adult records733152
Immature records102

For the region, we have a total of 182 records from 88 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.


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