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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Adventive

Local Status: Very rare and very local vagrant.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 6-10mm.

Foodplant: Pomegranates.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1995
Year last recorded1997
Number of records2
Number of individuals0
Unique positions2
Unique locations2
Adult records2
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1995.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002: An adventive species, imported in pomegranates.
VC64. Wakefield, over a dozen reared from pomegranates purchased locally in October 1995 (NG); Morley, reared March 1997 ex. pomegranate det. HEB (JM). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

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