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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-Jul.

Forewing: 5-6mm.

Foodplant: Dog Violet and Hairy Violet.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1859188318831883
Year last recorded1859201320131883
Number of records1541
Number of individuals0640
Unique positions1531
Unique locations1231
Adult records0430
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 11 records from 7 sites. First recorded in 1859.


34.001 Pancalia leuwenhoekella 03
© Dave Shenton
34.001 Pancalia leuwenhoekella 02
© Dave Williamson
34.001 Pancalia leuwenhoekella 01
© Dave Williamson

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Recorded thinly from vice-counties 62 to 65 where it is locally common.

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