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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Common and fairly widespread resident.

Local Record: Grade 1   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Aug.

Forewing: 8-12mm.

Foodplant: Deciduous trees, especially fruit trees.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19521987198219692000
Year last recorded20142014201420142014
Number of records1203443657654332
Number of individuals2994878174831611002
Unique positions95891219921
Unique locations92881189217
Adult records1185443649610332
Immature records10400

For the county, we have a total of 3289 records from 407 sites. First recorded in 1952.


49.025 Pandemis cerasana 01
© Alan Miller

Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and very common throughout all five vice-counties.

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