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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: 3mm.

Foodplant: Yarrow.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18681893
Year last recorded19301893
Number of records31
Number of individuals00
Unique positions31
Unique locations31
Adult records31
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 4 sites. First recorded in 1868.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC62. Scarborough, 'common on yarrow' (Wilkinson, 1868); Kildale, 1913 by TAL (Morley, 1915); Buttercrambe, 'pupae on yarrow, bedstraw and grasses' (AS notes).

VC63. Doncaster, 1893 (Corbett, 1893b).

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