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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Local

Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 11-12mm.

Foodplant: Blackthorn.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded1992
Year last recorded1996
Number of records4
Number of individuals5
Unique positions2
Unique locations2
Adult records4
Immature records0

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1992.


62.036 Acrobasis suavella 01
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Beaumont, 2002:
VC61. Spurn, 29.7.1992, 17 & 18.8.1993, two 23.7.1996 (BRS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

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