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National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Heather, Wild Thyme.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC62VC63
Year first recorded199518681883
Year last recorded200619921883
Number of records321
Number of individuals410
Unique positions321
Unique locations321
Adult records221
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 6 records from 6 sites. First recorded in 1868.
 

Photos


0659 Amphisbatis incongruella 01
© Graham Feathestone

Species Account


Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Skipwith Common, 1.4.1995 det. HEB (MRB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
 

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