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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 5mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded20001883188318831883
Year last recorded20122013200520132013
Number of records35743
Number of individuals33632
Unique positions34543
Unique locations34543
Adult records33432
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 22 records from 19 sites. First recorded in 1883.


16.022 Cedestis subfasciella 03 larva ex mine on Pinus
© Dave Shenton
16.022 Cedestis subfasciella 02 adult ex mine on Pinus
© Dave Shenton
16.022 Cedestis subfasciella 01
© Damian Money

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widely recorded and often common among pines throughout all five vice-counties.

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