Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jul-Aug.
Foodplant: Various grasses such as Sheep's Fescue.
|Year first recorded||2003|
|Year last recorded||2014|
|Number of records||4|
|Number of individuals||4|
For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 2003.
Argus 47, 2004:
VC61. Spurn, one f. sticheli (Constant) 7.8.2003 (BRS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.
Current status (HEB, 2011): The only county records are from Spurn (VC61) in 2003 and 2006, they probably represent wandering individuals from further south.