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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Sea-aster.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19491997
Year last recorded20141997
Number of records171
Number of individuals151
Unique positions51
Unique locations61
Adult records161
Immature records10

For the county, we have a total of 18 records from 7 sites. First recorded in 1949.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC63. Rossington, 8.8.1997 (RIH). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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