Davey, P., 2009: A moorland species in northern Britain, a fenland species in East Anglia, and found in river valley habitat in Hampshire, the larva feeding in the inner stems of rushes (Juncus spp.), club-rush (Scirpus spp.) and cotton grass (Eriophorum spp.); the foodplant in Hamshire is unknown. In Dorset, a strong colony was detected about seventy-five years ago at Morden Bog where cotton grass may have hosted the species. The last record was from 1937. An old record from the nineteenth... Read More
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Recorded in 2 (5%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1800. Last Recorded in 1937. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats