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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 3-5mm.

Foodplant: Glaucous Sedge.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded199918681904
Year last recorded199918681904
Number of records211
Number of individuals100
Unique positions111
Unique locations111
Adult records211
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1868.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Wharram Quarry, 30.7.1999 det. HEB (ASE). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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