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National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Purple Moor-grass, False-brome and False Oat-grass.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1904185919811883
Year last recorded2004185919811883
Number of records3131
Number of individuals2020
Unique positions3131
Unique locations3121
Adult records3121
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 8 records from 7 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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