Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce A
Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade G See here for explanation
Foodplant: Birds' nest detritus.
|Year first recorded||1998|
|Year last recorded||1999|
|Number of records||2|
|Number of individuals||3|
For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1998.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Argus 47, 2001-04:
VC61. Spurn, reared ex. birds nest material collected 1998 (BE). NEW COUNTY RECORD.
2014 (CHF): We still have just the one record of this scarce species. It is said to be commonest in nests of birds around buildings such as House Sparrow, Starling and Swallow. Identification should be confirmed by dissection.