Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Apr-Jun.
Foodplant: Norway Spruce.
|Year first recorded||1929||1941||1997||2015|
|Year last recorded||2012||2010||2002||2015|
|Number of records||2||3||2||1|
|Number of individuals||2||12||0||1|
For the county, we have a total of 8 records from 8 sites. First recorded in 1929.
VC63. Langsett, fairly common, 9.4.1997 (JDC). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
Argus 60, 2010: This should be a common moth in spruce plantations in April but there have been very few records in recent years.