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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Migrant

Local Status: Rare migrant, transitory resident?

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 6mm.

Foodplant: 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 recorded18461846
Year last recorded20052005
Number of records2142
Number of individuals2550
Unique positions1938
Unique locations1938
Adult records612
Immature records816

For the region, we have a total of 42 records from 38 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1846.


0386 Tebenna micalis 03
© Will Bown, Oct 2014
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© Paul Harris
0386 Tebenna micalis 01
© Jack Oughton

Species Account

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