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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare resident

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Sep, overwinters to Spring

Forewing: 4mm.

Foodplant: Great Willowherb

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded20132011
Year last recorded20132015
Number of records110
Number of individuals112
Unique positions15
Unique locations14
Adult records110
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 11 records from 5 sites. First recorded in 2011.


0889a Mompha bradleyi 04
© Terry Box
0889a Mompha bradleyi 03
© Dave Williamson (gen. det. H.E. Beaumont)
0889a Mompha bradleyi 02
© Dave Williamson (gen. det. H.E. Beaumont)
0889a Mompha bradleyi 01
© Dave Williamson (gen. det. H.E. Beaumont)

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