Season (Adult / Immature):
National Status: Nationally Scarce B
Local Status: Rare and very local resident.
Local Record: Grade 3 See here for explanation
Flight time: May-Jun
Foodplant: Goat willow, grey willow.
|Year first recorded||1839||1839|
|Year last recorded||2009||2009|
|Number of records||15||30|
|Number of individuals||17||34|
For the region, we have a total of 30 records from 30 sites. Earliest record on file is in 1839.
Most often recorded at larval stage, a slender gall in willow.
For further information refer UK Moths.