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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jun.

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Oak.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded2005
Year last recorded2010
Number of records2
Number of individuals2
Unique positions2
Unique locations2
Adult records2
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 2005.


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Species Account

Argus 52, 2006:
VC62. Newton under Roseberry, 18.6.2005 det. HEB (PWF). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

Current status (HEB, 2011): Mainly southern in distribution, a record from Newton-under-Roseberry (VC62) in 2005 was followed by one at Liverton in the same vice-county in 2010.

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