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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 11-13mm.

Foodplant: Wood Sage.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2003
Year last recorded2003
Number of records1
Number of individuals1
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records1
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 2003.


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Species Account

Argus 47, 2004:
VC64. Bellflask, East Tansfield, 9.8.2003 (B&SM). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

Current status (HEB, 2011): Recorded as far north as Lincolnshire. It was recorded at Bellflask (VC64) in 2003; this distinctive moth should be looked for elsewhere.

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