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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: Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Umbellifers, including Wild Carrot, Wild Parsnip, Hogweed, Wild Angelica and Milk-parsley.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC62
Year first recorded19041883
Year last recorded20101943
Number of records153
Number of individuals10451
Unique positions63
Unique locations73
Adult records122
Immature records20

For the county, we have a total of 18 records from 10 sites. First recorded in 1883.
 

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