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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

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

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 6mm.

Foodplant: Lime trees.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19271980
Year last recorded19501980
Number of records31
Number of individuals21
Unique positions31
Unique locations31
Adult records31
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 4 sites. First recorded in 1927.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: [3 records listed up to 1950] described as 'plentiful on limes (AS).

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