Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nb
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: -
|Year first recorded||1883|
|Year last recorded||1958|
|Number of records||3|
|Number of individuals||1|
For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 1883.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: The last record of this moth in the County was from Edlington Wood (VC63) on 14.6.1958 (YNU, 1970). Porritt stated it to be not uncommon at this locality. The only other Yorkshire record was from Maltby Wood near Rotherham (Porritt, 1883-86).
Current status (CHF, 2011): Last recorded 1958, not likely to reappear as a breeding species.