SWORD-GRASS Xylena exsoleta        UK BAP  species
Rarely recorded but this may be due to lack of fieldwork at optimum time
Said by Rosie to be scarce and there were no further records until 2 from ND37 in 2011 and one from ND27 in 2013
Scottish Status: Local & infrequent, mainly E. UK Status: Nb
Second photograph shows Red Sword-grass above and Sword-grass below.
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: Spring: April 17th  Autumn September 28th  and 27th October

MAP: red dots post 2000


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