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Distribution


 
 

Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Rare and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: May-Jul.

Forewing: 7-9mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

 VC61VC62VC63VC64
Year first recorded1904188319042005
Year last recorded2014201420132013
Number of records61687
Number of individuals21677
Unique positions51076
Unique locations41065
Adult records51467
Immature records0000

For the county, we have a total of 37 records from 25 sites. First recorded in 1883.
 

Photos


49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 08
© Terry Box, 20 May 2020
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 07
© Terry Box, 16 May 2020
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 06
© Terry Box, 26 May 2018
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 05
© Andy Nunn
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 04
© Andy Nunn
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 03
© Damian Money
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 02
© Damian Money
49.307 Rhyacionia pinivorana 01
© John Edwards

Species Account


Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Records are restricted to vice-counties 61 to 64 where it is quite widespread and sometimes fairly common.
 

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