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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jul.

Forewing: 10mm.


Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18681922
Year last recorded18831922
Number of records21
Number of individuals00
Unique positions21
Unique locations21
Adult records21
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1868.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: As the Yorkshire records were made before the separation of P. josephinae (Toll) it is not certain to which species the records refer.

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