Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Local
Local Status: Scarce and local resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Two generations, May-Jun, Jul-Aug.
Foodplant: Yarrow and Ragwort.
|Year first recorded||1985||2008||1994||2004||2004|
|Year last recorded||2014||2014||2014||2014||2013|
|Number of records||164||4||16||26||12|
|Number of individuals||181||4||19||36||16|
For the county, we have a total of 222 records from 38 sites. First recorded in 1985.
VC63. Rossington, 27.6.1994 (RIH). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
Argus 47, 2001-04: There have been a number of inland records of this predominantly coastal moth in recent years.
VC64. Bishop Monkton, 5.6.2004 gen. det. (D&DB). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
VC65. Hutton Conyers, 17.8.2004 (CHF). NEW VICE-COUNTY RECORD.
Argus 52, 2006: Although there is currently no record from VC62 records of this moth were numerous across the remaining vice-counties during 2006.