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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Fairly common and fairly widespread resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 8-11mm.

Foodplant: Wild and cultivated Rose.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19041984188318832000
Year last recorded20142014201420142014
Number of records69417234822372
Number of individuals1025216447315155
Unique positions77551024410
Unique locations765496428
Adult records69317233220072
Immature records00700

For the county, we have a total of 1509 records from 276 sites. First recorded in 1883.


49.294 Epiblema uddmanniana 02
© Dave Shenton
49.294 Epiblema uddmanniana 01
© Alan Draper

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and fairly common throughout all five vice-counties.

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