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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: -

Foodplant: Birch.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19041883188319042001
Year last recorded20102005201420142004
Number of records921562
Number of individuals323043
Unique positions921032
Unique locations821032
Adult records81962
Immature records00500

For the county, we have a total of 34 records from 25 sites. First recorded in 1883.


0536 Coleophora betulella 02 case on Betula
© Dave Shenton
0536 Coleophora betulella 01 case on Betula
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC65. Nosterfield NR., 28.6.2001 det. HEB (CHF, JCW, SPW). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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