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Summary Data


Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Nationally Scarce A

Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

Flight time:

Forewing: 6-8mm.

Foodplant: Scots Pine.

Regional breakdown:

 VC62VC64
Year first recorded19131975
Year last recorded19131975
Number of records12
Number of individuals01
Unique positions12
Unique locations12
Adult records12
Immature records00

For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1913.
 

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Species Account


Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: There are two County records of this moth which Bradley, Tremewan and Smith (1979) record only as far north as East Anglia.
 

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