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Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Scarce and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun.

Forewing: 9-12mm.

Foodplant: Various deciduous trees and shrubs, including Hazel, Ash, Buckthorn, Rowan, Birch and Bilberry.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC62VC63VC64VC65
Year first recorded19911883188318831883
Year last recorded20152012201420142010
Number of records132177172
Number of individuals2330176234
Unique positions111847132
Unique locations91943112
Adult records132074151
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 130 records from 84 sites. First recorded in 1883.
 

Photos


1015 Eulia ministrana 08 dark red form
© David Ashton, 7 Jun 2015
1015 Eulia ministrana 07
© David Ashton, 7 Jun 2015
1015 Eulia ministrana 06
© Andy Nunn
1015 Eulia ministrana 05
© Andy Nunn
1015 Eulia ministrana 04
© Dave Shenton
1015 Eulia ministrana 03
© Damian Money
1015 Eulia ministrana 02
© Damian Money
1015 Eulia ministrana 01
© Terry Box, 20 May 2010

Species Account


Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and often very common, recorded from all five vice-counties.
 

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