Davey, P., 2009: A local species limited to England and Wales, the larva feeding on birch (Betula spp.), beech (Fagus spp.), oak (Quercus spp.), pine (Pinus spp.), yew (Taxus baccata) and a variety of other tree species. In Dorset, the moth is local, at low density, but widespread, and tends to occur in similar mixed woodland habitat to that colonised by Satin Beauty.
Recorded in 27 (68%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1892. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats