Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce A
Local Status: Scarce and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jun-Aug.
Foodplant: Prickly Saltwort and Orache.
|Year first recorded||1987|
|Year last recorded||2014|
|Number of records||95|
|Number of individuals||167|
For the county, we have a total of 95 records from 9 sites. First recorded in 1987.
Beaumont, 2002:VC61. Spurn, now well established with numerous records during the 1990s (BRS) and larvae found commonly in 1997 (NG).