Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Common and fairly widespread resident.
Local Record: Grade 1 See here for explanation
Flight time: Mid Jun-Aug.
|Year first recorded||1904||1996||1883||1883||1883|
|Year last recorded||2014||2014||2014||2014||2014|
|Number of records||937||648||587||581||361|
|Number of individuals||2236||1827||2196||2065||1252|
For the county, we have a total of 3114 records from 317 sites. First recorded in 1883.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Thinly recorded, usually in small numbers, in all five vice-counties.
Beaumont, 2002: Has increased considerably since 1989 and is now recorded widely and fairly commonly throughout the County.