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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 9-11mm.

Foodplant: Various umbellifers, like Wild Carrot.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1949185918831883
Year last recorded1949200220111883
Number of records2221
Number of individuals0120
Unique positions2221
Unique locations2221
Adult records2221
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 7 records from 7 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC61. Spurn, common in August 1949 (Michaelis, 1951).
VC62. York (Stainton. 1859b).
VC64. Leeds by G.C.B. Madden (Porritt, 1883-86).

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