Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Scarce and thinly distributed resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: Two generations, Jun-Oct, hibernating to Spring.
Foodplant: Bittersweet and occasionally Deadly Nightshade.
|Year first recorded||1891||1891|
|Year last recorded||2010||2010|
|Number of records||33||66|
|Number of individuals||24||48|
For the region, we have a total of 66 records from 48 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1891.
For further information refer UK Moths.