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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:

Forewing: 3mm.

Foodplant: Gorse.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded20042012
Year last recorded20042012
Number of records11
Number of individuals11
Unique positions11
Unique locations11
Adult records11
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 2004.


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Species Account

Argus 47, 2004:
VC61. Skipwith Common, 2003 conf. HEB (JOHS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

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