Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Migrant
Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: -
|Year first recorded||1982||2011||1982|
|Year last recorded||2011||2011||1982|
|Number of records||6||2||1|
|Number of individuals||6||2||1|
For the county, we have a total of 9 records from 6 sites. First recorded in 1982.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: This migrant species has now been recorded twice in the County. The first was at Spurn (VC61) on 17.7.1982 by B. R. Spence. The second was at Selby (VC64) on 16.9.1982 by S. M. Jackson.
VC61. Spurn, 22.8.1996 (BRS).
2012 (CHF): The fourth county record was at Spurn in 2006 and there were three further records in 2011, two at Spurn and one inland at Kirk Smeaton.