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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Scarce and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 8-11mm.

Foodplant: Birch, Hazel and Sallow.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1997199219851995
Year last recorded2014200320132008
Number of records1498917
Number of individuals411399
Unique positions1253113
Unique locations852911
Adult records1498817
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 129 records from 53 sites. First recorded in 1985.


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© Charlie Streets, 13 Jun 2011

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and very common throughout vice-counties 61 to 64, unrecorded in VC65.

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