Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Uncommon and fairly widespread resident.
Local Record: Grade 2 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jul-Aug.
|Year first recorded||1983||1883||1883||1984||2000|
|Year last recorded||2014||2014||2014||2014||2014|
|Number of records||326||62||128||204||74|
|Number of individuals||298||75||137||273||101|
For the county, we have a total of 794 records from 164 sites. First recorded in 1883.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Local and generally scarce.
Beaumont, 2002: There has been a considerable increase in the number of records since 1989, the moth is now recorded regularly in vice counties 61 and 63 with recent records from the remaining vice-counties.
VC65. near North Stainley, mid August 1997 (per JBJ); Hutton Conyers, 12.8.2000 (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.