Davey, P., 2009: A local species of fenland in England, the larva feeding on the inner parts of wood small-reed (Calamagrostis epigejos). In Dorset, the moth is common very locally on sheltered old grassland or in woodland on ill-drained clay soils. The majority of sites are in the centre and in the west of the county, and all host varying amounts of wood small-reed. It is recommended that the species is included in habitat management plans for the Rooksmoor, Powerstock Common and Bracketts... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 15 (38%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1948. Last Recorded in 2014. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats