Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jul-Aug.
Foodplant: Lichens and mosses.
|Year first recorded||1868||1883|
|Year last recorded||1904||1904|
|Number of records||4||2|
|Number of individuals||0||0|
For the county, we have a total of 6 records from 6 sites. First recorded in 1868.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989:
VC62. Scarborough, 'not infrequent on the trunks of ash trees' (Wilkinson, 1868).
VC63. Sheffield by AD (Porritt, 1883-86) although he omitted the record from his list in Victoria County History (Porritt, 1907).