Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Very rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jun-Jul.
Foodplant: Mouse-ear Hawkweed
|Year first recorded||1992||1859|
|Year last recorded||1999||1859|
|Number of records||2||1|
|Number of individuals||1||0|
For the county, we have a total of 3 records from 3 sites. First recorded in 1859.
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Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: A single old record about which Porritt (1883-86) expressed doubt. Confirmation is required if this species is to be reinstated on the Yorkshire list.
Beaumont, 2002: There was previously only an old doubtful record, there is recent confirmation of its presence in Yorkshire.
VC61. South Cave, 25.6.1992 det. HEB (DBC). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.