Davey, P., 2009: A local species in southern Britain, the larva feeding on hedge bedstraw (Galium mollugo) and lady's bedstraw (Galium verum). In Dorset, the moth is very local and at low density, and confined to open woodland, scrub, and old hedgerows on chalky soils inland, and bushy places between Durlston and Charmouth, including Portland. Recommendations for unimproved grassland SSSIs on chalky soil include: maintaining areas of scrub and hedgerow that both contain hedge bedstraw and... Read More
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Recorded in 20 (50%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1901. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats