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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jul.

Forewing: 3mm.

Foodplant: Broom.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded20001987
Year last recorded20001987
Number of records11
Number of individuals00
Unique positions11
Unique locations11
Adult records11
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1987.


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Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Allerthorpe Common, swept from tips of tall broom bushes 15.6.2000 (MRB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 47, 2004:
VC62. Layersthorpe, York, 13.6.2001 (MRB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

Argus 60, 2010:
VC63. Dalton, Huddersfield, 17.7.2010 (GB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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