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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Adventive

Local Status: Very rare and very local vagrant.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:


Foodplant: Aubergine.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1981
Year last recorded1981
Number of records1
Number of individuals2
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records0
Immature records1

For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1981.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC63. Halifax, one reared 26.4.1981 from one of two larvae feeding in an aubergine purchased in March, det. M. Schaffer (R. Crawshaw).

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