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Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time: Probably two generations, May, Jul-Aug.

Forewing: 6mm.

Foodplant: Lime and Birch.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded190419852010
Year last recorded190420142010
Number of records191
Number of individuals0152
Unique positions131
Unique locations131
Adult records191
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 11 records from 5 sites. First recorded in 1904.


0447 Roeslerstammia erxlebella 01
© Charles Fletcher, 20 Aug 2010

Species Account

Argus 60, 2010: A rarely recorded moth in the county, this is only the fourth occurrence.
VC64. Fountains Abbey, two on 20.8.2010 (CHF, JCW, DMB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.

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