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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-mid Jun.

Forewing: 4-6mm.

Foodplant: Hawthorn, Apple, Pear and Rowan.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1986188320041883
Year last recorded2007201420051883
Number of records5621
Number of individuals5520
Unique positions4421
Unique locations4421
Adult records5520
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 14 records from 11 sites. First recorded in 1883.


49.371 Pammene rhediella 01
© Andy Nunn

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and fairly common, most frequently recorded in vice-counties 62 and 63 and unrecorded in VC64.

Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC64. Wreaks Lane, 31.5.2004 (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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