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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: pRDB1

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

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 6-7mm.

Foodplant: Greater Stitchwort and Bog Stitchwort.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18831883
Year last recorded18831883
Number of records11
Number of individuals00
Unique positions11
Unique locations11
Adult records11
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1883.


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Similar species: 0832a Caryocolum blandelloides (not yet recorded in Yorkshire) and 0837 Caryocolum huebneri. differences.

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