Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: pRDB2
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Aug, Mar-Apr after hibernation.
|Year first recorded||1883|
|Year last recorded||1883|
|Number of records||1|
|Number of individuals||0|
For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1883.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: The life history of this species has recently been elucidated (Kykri & Agassiz, 1985) and effort should be made to rediscover this moth in Yorkshire.
VC65. Richmond, one specimen by JS (Porritt, 1883-86).
Recently re-discovered near Consett, VC66, 12.2.2012 (pers. comm. T.Tams).