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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Orache, Goosefoot spp.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1997197420032010
Year last recorded2012201420132010
Number of records131561
Number of individuals161581
Unique positions7851
Unique locations7851
Adult records131561
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 35 records from 21 sites. First recorded in 1974.


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Species Account

Similar species: 0566 Coleophera sternipennella.

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Spurn, 7 & 23.7.1997 det. HEB (BRS). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
VC63. Armthorpe, 28.6.1974; Cusworth Park, 11.7.1975 det. HEB (PS); Rossington, 28.7.1993, 8.7.1995, 2.7.2000 (RIH); West Melton, 15 & 17.7.1995, 17.7.1995, 6.8.2000 (HEB). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC64. Sharow mires, three 25.6.2003; Bishop Monkton, 28.7.2004, det. HEB (CHF, JCW, SPW). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 60, 2010:
VC65. Nosterfield NR, 28.6.2010 gen. det. (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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