Species Account

Select species and region:



Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul.

Forewing: 7-8mm.

Foodplant: Bilberry.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded188318831883
Year last recorded188320131883
Number of records261
Number of individuals050
Unique positions261
Unique locations261
Adult records050
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 9 records from 9 sites. First recorded in 1883.


49.064 Acleris caledoniana 01
© Charlie Streets, 8 Aug 2009

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and often common in moorland localities in vice-counties 62 to 65, unrecorded in VC61.

See background to species accounts.  Index of Vernacular names - Search - Random Species