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Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 3   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun

Forewing: 5-7mm.

Foodplant: Sallow.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC62VC63VC64VC65
Year first recorded19042010188318831883
Year last recorded20122013201320121883
Number of records542481
Number of individuals442320
Unique positions341981
Unique locations341981
Adult records442150
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 42 records from 35 sites. First recorded in 1883.
 

Photos


1132 Epinotia subocellana 07
© Terry Box, 31 May 2017
1132 Epinotia subocellana 06 ex spinning on sallow
© Andy Nunn
1132 Epinotia subocellana 05
© Ian Marshall, 1 Jul 2015
1132 Epinotia subocellana 04
© Dave Williamson
1132 Epinotia subocellana 03
© Dave Shenton
1132 Epinotia subocellana 02
© Charles Fletcher 27 Jun 2012
1132 Epinotia subocellana 01
© Terry Box, 23 May 2012

Species Account


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

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