Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Extinct
Local Status: Rare and very local . No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Late Jun-early Aug.
Foodplant: Bird's-foot Trefoil and clovers.
|Year first recorded||1980|
|Year last recorded||2003|
|Number of records||11|
|Number of individuals||11|
For the county, we have a total of 11 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1980.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Formerly a resident in southern Britain, this species is now only recognised as a migrant and temporary resident. It was added to the Yorkshire list in 1980 and there have been several records since, at Spurn (BRS) and Flamborough (Winter, 1983).
2012 (CHF): The only records since 1989 have been at Spurn in 1995 and 2003 (two records).