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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce B

Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 8-11mm.

Foodplant: Yarrow, Field Wormwood and Stinking Chamomile.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1953
Year last recorded2014
Number of records3
Number of individuals3
Unique positions2
Unique locations3
Adult records3
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1953.


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Species Account

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC61. Spurn, one at MV light July 1953 (Michaelis, 1954).

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