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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 5mm.

Foodplant: Young Elms.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18591883
Year last recorded18592013
Number of records24
Number of individuals03
Unique positions23
Unique locations23
Adult records22
Immature records02

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


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC62. Scarborough; York (Stainton, 1859b).

VC63. Doncaster by WW (Porritt, 1883-86); Deffer Wood, 15.7.1917 (BM notebooks).

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