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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Fat-hen.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2010
Year last recorded2010
Number of records1
Number of individuals1
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records1
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 2010.


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Species Account

Argus 60, 2010: Resident in south-east England north to East Anglia, it remains to be seen if this moth was a wanderer or if the species is resident.
VC61. Spurn NNR, 21.7.2010 (BRS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

Current status (HEB, 2011): This moth has a distribution restricted to south-east England north to Norfolk. We have a single record from Spurn (VC61) in 2010.

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