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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Great Hairy Willowherb.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1953
Year last recorded1953
Number of records1
Number of individuals1
Unique positions1
Unique locations1
Adult records1
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1953.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC63. Thorne, galls on Great Hairy Willowherb 14.7.1953, by W. Bunting (Gilmour, 1954).

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