Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Local
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
|Year first recorded||2006||1989||2009|
|Year last recorded||2014||2014||2009|
|Number of records||3||11||1|
|Number of individuals||6||13||0|
For the county, we have a total of 15 records from 13 sites. First recorded in 1989.
Most records are of leaf mines.
Argus 60, 2010: Mines of these moths have recently been found more widely; it is limited by the presence of its foodplant.
VC64. Hollybank Wood, Ripley, mines on hornbeam 8.10.2009, moth reared (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
Argus 69, 2013: Since 2001 has been recorded very thinly in the south of the county, the VC62 record represents a northward expansion.
VC62. Fishpond Plantation, Middlesborough, mines on hornbeam 17.10.2013 (CHF, RWo). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.