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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 4-5mm.

Foodplant: Tufted Hair-grass, Tall Fescue.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1914198519662008
Year last recorded1914199019662008
Number of records11012
Number of individuals1917
Unique positions1712
Unique locations1812
Adult records1712
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 14 records from 12 sites. First recorded in 1914.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC64. Bishop Wood, 20.8.1966 (CCS). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 56, 2008:
VC65. Hutton Conyers, 26.8.2008 det. HEB (CHF); Foxglove Covert MoD, six 29.8.2008 (CHF, JCW et al.). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.


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