Species Account

Select species and region:


Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: July, and then from September, hibernating until the following s

Forewing: 9-11mm.

Foodplant: Herbaceous plants including Hedge Woundwort.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC64
Year first recorded18952012
Year last recorded18952012
Number of records11
Number of individuals02
Unique positions11
Unique locations11
Adult records10
Immature records01

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1895.
 

Photos


sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
 

Species Account


Similar species: 1497 Amblyptilia acanthadactyla.
 

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