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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Two generations, late Mar-mid May, Jul.

Forewing: 4-5mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1991194120072003
Year last recorded2012200420142015
Number of records9455
Number of individuals8357
Unique positions5344
Unique locations4344
Adult records9454
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 23 records from 15 sites. First recorded in 1941.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Skipwith Common, 4.8.1991 (MRB), 17.7.1993 (HEB); Allerthorpe Common, 27.7.1991 (MRB), 1.4.1997 det. HEB (ASE). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 50, 2005:
VC64. Baildon, 17.4.2003 det. HEB (DP); Ellington Banks MoD, 25.3.2005 det. HEB (CHF, JCW, SPW). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.


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