Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Local
Local Status: Rare and local resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jul-Sep.
Foodplant: Elm and Beech.
|Year first recorded||1996||1859||1883||1975||1883|
|Year last recorded||2014||2011||2012||2011||1883|
|Number of records||28||4||12||4||1|
|Number of individuals||20||2||8||5||0|
For the county, we have a total of 49 records from 28 sites. First recorded in 1859.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Listed as 'abundant everywhere' by Porritt (1907) but there is no record from VC61 and those listed from vice-counties 62, 64 and 65 are few and scattered. Only in the southern part of VC63 is