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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Mid May-Jul.

Forewing: 4-5mm.

Foodplant: Various grasses.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2011186819842003
Year last recorded2013198420132012
Number of records2246
Number of individuals2049
Unique positions1232
Unique locations1232
Adult records2236
Immature records0010

For the county, we have a total of 14 records from 8 sites. First recorded in 1868.


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Species Account

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC64. Ellington Banks MoD, 18.6.2003 gen. det. HEB (CHF, JCW, SPW). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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