Davey, P., 2009: A local species in Britain, the larva feeding on ash (Fraxinus spp.), birch (Betula spp.), oak (Quercus spp.) and a variety of other deciduous tree species. In Dorset, this early-summer moth forms relatively small colonies very locally in the north and north-west of the county. It is chiefly restricted to deciduous woodland on the ill-drained clay soils across the Blackmore Vale and in woodland on the central and north chalk downs. Records from Melbury Park and Chedington Wood... Read More
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Recorded in 12 (30%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1946. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats