Davey, P., 2009: A species confined to the coasts of south-west England and west Wales, the larva feeding on lichens growing on rocks. In Dorset, the moth has been recorded on thirty-three occasions with just under half of these seen during the summer of 2004; all are suspected immigrants. The moth occurs across much of Iberia, north-west Africa, central and eastern Europe.
It is rather similar in appearance to the Scarce Footman. Diagnostics include: lack of contrast between costal... Read More
Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required
Recorded in 13 (33%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1990. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats