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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

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

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 6-9mm.

Foodplant: Buckthorn, and Alder Buckthorn.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19221890
Year last recorded19221890
Number of records11
Number of individuals01
Unique positions11
Unique locations11
Adult records11
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1890.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC63. Skelmanthorpe district, August 1922 (Morley, 1923a).
VC64. Askham Bog, 31.5.1980 (Porritt, 1904).

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