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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Fairly common and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid May-mid Aug.

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Lesser Stitchwort, Common Chickweed, Common Mouse-ear and Water Chickweed.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19831934192220042002
Year last recorded20142014201320132014
Number of records9567519
Number of individuals16247829
Unique positions75746
Unique locations75744
Adult records9567519
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 132 records from 27 sites. First recorded in 1922.


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Species Account

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC64. Ripon Parks, 23.7.2004, det. HEB (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
VC65. Hutton Conyers, 8.6 & 9.7.2002, det. HEB (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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