Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade G See here for explanation
Foodplant: Foodstuffs, grain, detritis and decaying matter.
|Year first recorded||2011||1859||1975|
|Year last recorded||2012||1917||1975|
|Number of records||2||2||1|
|Number of individuals||1||1||1|
For the county, we have a total of 5 records from 5 sites. First recorded in 1859.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: The VC63 records were made before the separation of H. ditella (Pierce, Metcalfe & Diakonoff).
Argus 63, 2011: There are two old records which were made before the separation of H. ditella (Fabr.) and which cannot now be confirmed. The only previous confirmed record is from VC63 in 1975.
61. Thorp Hall park, 18.6.2011 gen. det. HEB (ASE). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.