Davey, P., 2009: A local species of coastal sandhills in England and Wales plus two sites in Scotland, the larva feeding nocturnally on marram (Ammophila arenaria) and hiding in the sand by day. The moth is reputed to have a protracted emergence period between mid-June and late September. In Dorset, the moth is common to abundant amongst marram growing on the sand dunes facing Studland Bay and frequent in similar habitat both on Brownsea Island and on the northern periphery of Hengistbury Head.... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 4 (10%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1895. Last Recorded in 2015. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats