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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 6mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded20141883190418831883
Year last recorded20142011201418831922
Number of records13323
Number of individuals131412
Unique positions13323
Unique locations13313
Adult records12212
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 12 records from 11 sites. First recorded in 1883.


49.332 Cydia coniferana 02
© Andy Nunn
49.332 Cydia coniferana 01
© Terry Box, 2 Jun 2011

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Recorded thinly from vice-counties 62 to 65 and seldom reported to be common.

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