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National Status: pRDB1

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4 adult, 3 leaf-mine   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 4mm.

Foodplant: Common Comfrey and Lungwort.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1883
Year last recorded1883
Number of records1
Number of individuals3
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records1
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1883.


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More likely to be encountered in larval form.

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