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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 9-11mm.

Foodplant: Rough Chervil.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded190418592004
Year last recorded190418592004
Number of records111
Number of individuals012
Unique positions111
Unique locations111
Adult records111
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC61. Skipwith by CDA (Porritt, 1904).

VC62. Scarborough (Stainton, 1859b).

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