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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-Aug.

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Wild Thyme, Thrift and Sea Lavender.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded200619231989
Year last recorded201420131989
Number of records621
Number of individuals3021
Unique positions421
Unique locations221
Adult records621
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 9 records from 5 sites. First recorded in 1923.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC64. Austwick, 23.6.1989 det. J.D. Parrack (PC). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 58, 2009:
VC61. North Cliffe Wood, 26.6.2009 det. HEB (MCo, AA, J&AM, MI). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.


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