Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Uncommon and fairly widespread resident.
Local Record: Grade 1 See here for explanation
Flight time: One generation Apr-May.
Foodplant: Dog-rose other wild rose.
|Year first recorded||1883||1883||1847||1883||1883|
|Year last recorded||2015||2014||2014||2015||2015|
|Number of records||373||299||98||576||91|
|Number of individuals||432||320||94||773||106|
For the county, we have a total of 1437 records from 353 sites. First recorded in 1847.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Now recorded from all five vice-counties and possibly relatively common in the north and west where it may be more common than A. badiata (Denis & Schiffermuller). Generally less common than that species over the rest of the County.
2012 (CHF): Widespread in small numbers across most of the county but absent from the west of VC63. Still a little less common than Shoulder Stripe.