Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Local
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jun. Possible very small second generation Aug-Sep.
Foodplant: Hawthorn, Blackthorn and Cherry.
|Year first recorded||1904||1883||1883|
|Year last recorded||2014||2012||1976|
|Number of records||8||6||3|
|Number of individuals||6||7||3|
For the county, we have a total of 17 records from 15 sites. First recorded in 1883.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Thinly distributed in vice-counties 61 to 64, occasionally reported to be fairly common but more usually encountered as single specimens.