Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: pRDB1
Local Status: Rare and restricted resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Double brooded Apr-Oct.
Foodplant: Sea Spurge, Portland Spurge.
|Year first recorded||1889||1889|
|Year last recorded||2005||2005|
|Number of records||14||28|
|Number of individuals||15||30|
For the region, we have a total of 28 records from 10 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1889.
Most often recorded in larval stage on foodplant. Restricted to limestone cliffs and vegetated shingle.
For further information refer UK Moths.