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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: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Goat Willow, Creeping Willow, Osier and Sallow.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1904186820102012
Year last recorded1904195420122012
Number of records1323
Number of individuals1223
Unique positions1312
Unique locations1312
Adult records1323
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 9 records from 7 sites. First recorded in 1868.


49.372 Pammene populana 01
© Charles Fletcher

Species Account

Argus 60, 2010: This is the first Yorkshire occurrence in over fifty years.
VC64. Bellflask, 31.7.2010 det. CHF & HEB (from photo) (BM).


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