Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Common
Local Status: Uncommon and thinly distributed and restricted resident.
Local Record: Grade 2 See here for explanation
Flight time: Late Mar-May
Foodplant: Oak spp.
|Year first recorded||1885||1999||1885|
|Year last recorded||2010||2007||2010|
|Number of records||98||11||218|
|Number of individuals||299||10||618|
For the region, we have a total of 218 records from 140 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1885.
For further information refer UK Moths.
For information on genitalia determination refer to Lepidoptera Dissection Group 2013 website for male and female.
A few records are of leafmines. Refer leafmines.co.uk