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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Migrant

Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Migrants Jun-Jul

Forewing: 7-8mm.

Foodplant: Fleabane, Ploughman's-spikenard

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2005
Year last recorded2005
Number of records2
Number of individuals1
Unique positions1
Unique locations2
Adult records2
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 2005.


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© M F Stoyle, 11 Jul 2010

Species Account

Argus 50, 2005:
VC61. Easington, 9.6.2005 (MFS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

2012 (CHF): A rare migrant which can turn up anywhere, but usually in the south and south-west. We still have just the one record in the county.

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