Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Vagrant/Accidental
Local Status: Very rare and very local vagrant.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: May, Sep-Nov.
|Year first recorded||1955|
|Year last recorded||1955|
|Number of records||1|
|Number of individuals||0|
For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1955.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Only eight specimens of this migrant have been taken in Britain (Skinner, 1984). One of these was in Yorkshire, at Knaresborough (VC64) in 1955 by W. Beck (YNU, 1970).
2012 (CHF): There have been no more Yorkshire records of this scarce migrant. There have now been about twenty records in Britain.