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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Scarce and restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jul.

Forewing: 8mm.

Foodplant: Probably Sweet Vernal-grass.

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 recorded189519971895
Year last recorded201020102010
Number of records26460
Number of individuals1334274
Unique positions16440
Unique locations17340
Adult records16440
Immature records000

For the region, we have a total of 60 records from 40 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1895.


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