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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:

Forewing: 5mm.

Foodplant: Rockrose spp..

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded190418681907
Year last recorded190418681907
Number of records111
Number of individuals001
Unique positions111
Unique locations111
Adult records111
Immature records000

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:
VC63. Luddenden Foot, 14.7.1907 (Gibson-Robertshaw, 1908). [last County record].

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