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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 7-8mm.

Foodplant: Herbaceous plants, and Mosses.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18681997
Year last recorded18682011
Number of records16
Number of individuals09
Unique positions14
Unique locations13
Adult records16
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 7 records from 4 sites. First recorded in 1868.


1075 Olethreutes micana 01
© Charles Fletcher, 1 Jul 2004

Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC64. Malham Tarn, abundant 13-20.6.1997 (MRY). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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