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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 7-9mm.

Foodplant: Wild Carrot.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1953
Year last recorded1994
Number of records2
Number of individuals4
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records1
Immature records1

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1953.


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Species Account

Sutton and Beaumont, 1989:
VC61. Spurn, four on one night in July 1953 (Michaelis, 1954).

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Spurn, larvae common 29.8.1994 (BE).

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