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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 5mm.

Foodplant: Various grasses including Couch Grass and Brome.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2008198719092011
Year last recorded2008201119622011
Number of records1233
Number of individuals1113
Unique positions1232
Unique locations1232
Adult records1233
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 9 records from 8 sites. First recorded in 1909.


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Species Account

Argus 56, 2008:
VC61. Spurn NNR, one dead in water trough 1.9.2008 det. HEB (BRS). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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