Davey, P., 2009: A species found very locally on the coasts of Pembrokeshire, Cornwall and Devon, the larva feeding on the lower stems and roots of sea campion (Silene uniflora) and rock sea-spurry (Spergularia rupicola). In Dorset, the moth has been trapped at light on five occasions, all on the coast: Eype's Mouth, on 16 June 2004 (Dr P Sterling), two on 22 June 2005 (Dr P Sterling et al), 14 June 2007 (M Parsons), West Bexington, on 17 May 2002 (R Eden), Grove, on 25 June 1999 (D Walbridge).... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 3 (8%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1999. Last Recorded in 2010. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats