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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 4-6mm.

Foodplant: Tufted Hair-grass, Blue Moor-grass.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded185920112007
Year last recorded186820122013
Number of records262
Number of individuals0135
Unique positions261
Unique locations251
Adult records262
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 10 records from 8 sites. First recorded in 1859.


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Species Account

Argus 54, 2007:
VC65. Foxglove Covert, Catterick, 23.6.2007 det. HEB (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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