Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Na
Local Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.
Local Record: Grade 4 See here for explanation
Flight time: One generation, Sep-Oct.
|Year first recorded||2012||2006|
|Year last recorded||2012||2006|
|Number of records||1||1|
|Number of individuals||1||1|
For the county, we have a total of 2 records from 2 sites. First recorded in 2006.
Argus 52, 2006: A totally unexpected addition to the Yorkshire list. A poplar feeder, confined to the south-east. Odd records have turned up in other places and this moth could have been a migrant.
VC62. Grosmont, 24.9.2006 (WN). NEW COUNTY RECORD.
Current status (CHF, 2011): Grosmont 2006. Resident amongst poplars in East Anglia and north Kent, this species occasionally turns up in unusual places. This moth occurred at a time of high migrant activity and may have come from continental Europe.