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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: Jul. onwards, overwinters to following Spring.

Forewing: 9mm.

Foodplant: Scurvy-grass.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded18831868
Year last recorded18831868
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 1868.


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