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National Status: None

Local Status: Very common and fairly widespread resident.

Local Record: Grade G   See here for explanation

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Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19691970196619571976
Year last recorded20142014201420142014
Number of records4162171817603966783
Number of individuals1474358294897171304827
Unique positions1121259221352
Unique locations1071249221946
Adult records4142171817603791783
Immature records80010

For the county, we have a total of 12389 records from 588 sites. First recorded in 1957.


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Species Account

2012 (CHF): Marbled Minor and Tawny Marbled Minor are not distinguishable on forewing markings and should be recorded as Marbled Minor agg. If using MapMate, use this option rather than Oligia sp. Rufous Minor may be allowable from experienced observers, otherwise also record as Marbled Minor agg.

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