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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:

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Field Wood-rush, Heath Wood-rush.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1999185918831885
Year last recorded2006186818832013
Number of records2224
Number of individuals3003
Unique positions2224
Unique locations2224
Adult records2223
Immature records0001

For the county, we have a total of 10 records from 10 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Not recorded during the present century. (20th.).

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Allerthorpe Common, two 25.5.1999 det. HEB (MRB). The first Yorkshire record since the late nineteenth century. NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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