Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Local
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jun-Aug.
Foodplant: Stable and warehouse detritis, sheep-dung.
|Year first recorded||1949||1883||1883||1883|
|Year last recorded||2014||2014||1926||2013|
|Number of records||62||3||6||4|
|Number of individuals||64||2||1||2|
For the county, we have a total of 75 records from 20 sites. First recorded in 1883.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Another species associated with stables and farm outbuildings which has become much less common than formerly. Recorded from vice-counties 61 to 64, generally rather infrequently in recent years.