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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 6mm.

Foodplant: Alder.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2002198219791884
Year last recorded2002198220131884
Number of records1131
Number of individuals1030
Unique positions1131
Unique locations1131
Adult records1011
Immature records0120

For the county, we have a total of 6 records from 6 sites. First recorded in 1884.


0496 Coleophora milvipennis 01 case on Birch
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC61. Skipwith Common, 6.6.2002, det. HEB (MRB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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