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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nb

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

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: -

Forewing: -

Foodplant: -

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2010
Year last recorded2010
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 2010.


73.300 L-album Wainscot 02
© Barry Spence, 5 Oct 2010
73.300 L-album Wainscot 01
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Current status (CHF, 2011): NEW COUNTY RECORD - Spurn 5.10.2010. The breeding population of this species is doing well along the south coast and continues to expand. This moth was probably an immigrant, but we are likely to see more in the next few years.

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