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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: 9mm.

Foodplant: Burnet-saxifrage and Greater Burnet-saxifrage.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1859
Year last recorded1995
Number of records3
Number of individuals2
Unique positions3
Unique locations3
Adult records2
Immature records0

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: Recorded sparely with scattered records across the County, but none from VC63.

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