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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: -

Foodplant: Wild Thyme and various grasses.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded190418681859
Year last recorded200820131859
Number of records321
Number of individuals210
Unique positions221
Unique locations221
Adult records311
Immature records010

For the county, we have a total of 6 records from 5 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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Species Account

Similar species: Basil-thyme Case-bearer C. tricolor.

Beaumont, 2002:
VC64. Near Bramham (Stainton, 1859). OVERLOOKED VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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