Davey, P., 2009: A declining species restricted to south-west Wales, Devon and Cornwall, Cheshire and a few counties in south-east England, the larva feeding nocturnally on wood-rush (Luzula spp.), cock's-foot (Dactylus glomerata) and wood meadow-grass (Poa nemoralis). In Dorset, the moth was discovered by Dr P Sterling on a large estate containing old, mixed woodland and parkland, situated at a relatively elevated position of one hundred and fifty metres above mean sea level. Most of the moths... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 22 (55%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1996. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats