Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: Jun-Jul.
|Year first recorded||1868|
|Year last recorded||1868|
|Number of records||1|
|Number of individuals||0|
For the county, we have a total of 1 records from 1 sites. First recorded in 1868.
sorry, no pictures available for this species yet
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: The larvae of this species feed on berries of buckthorn Rhamnus catharticus, the single Yorkshire record is almost certainly based on a misidentification of Cochyls hybridella (Hubner).
VC62. Scarborough, 'bred from larvae feeding on the seeds of one of the Hieraciums' (Wilkinson, 1868).