Davey, P., 2009: Essentially an inhabitant of cool temperate regions across northern Europe and of montaine regions across central and southern Europe. In the UK the species is restricted to the Scottish highlands between Perth, Aberdeen and eastern Ross, preferring old open woodland containing good stocks of the host plant bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) and cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea). In Dorset, this day-flying moth has been seen on two occasions both at MV light traps: Shaggs, on 3 June... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 9 (23%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2004. Last Recorded in 2011. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats