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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed or restricted resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 10-13mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19922010199319972001
Year last recorded20142014201420142014
Number of records1155814718
Number of individuals1034885023
Unique positions44518183
Unique locations42519183
Adult records1155804618
Immature records00000

For the county, we have a total of 266 records from 87 sites. First recorded in 1992.


1001 Lozotaeniodes formosana 03
© Andy Nunn
1001 Lozotaeniodes formosanus 02
© John Edwards
1001 Lozotaeniodes formosanus 01
© Charles Fletcher, 11 Aug 2004

Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Bubwith, 2.7.1992 det. HEB (GBS); Holme-on-Spalding Moor, 16.7.1992 det. HEB (EDC); South Cave, 25.7.1992, 13.7.1994 det. HEB (DBC); Cottingham, 27.7.1992, 25.7.1996 (PAC); Allerthorpe Common, 22.7.1996, 28.6.1997 (ASE); Lower Derwent Valley NNR, July 1996, 12.7.1997 (CR); Wheldrake Wood, 16.7.1997 (ASE). NEW COUNTY RECORD.
VC63. West Melton, 8.7.1993, several annually in subsequent years (HEB); Rossington, 21.7.1993 and most years since (RIH); Mirfield, 6.8.1997 det. HEB (GMT); Wintersett Country Park, 8.7.1999 det. HEB (PSm, PM et. al.). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
VC64. Cawood, 4.7.1997 det. HEB (JP). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC65. Hutton Conyers, 7.7.2001 and subsequently (CHF); Nosterfield NR., 11.8.2004 (CHF, JCW, SPW). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 60, 2010:
VC62. Cayton, 8.7.2010 (PJD). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.


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