Davey, P., 2009: A very rare immigrant species seen less than fifty times in Britain, headquartered in eastern Europe, in North Africa and southern Iberia, and an occasional transitory resident in central and southern Europe. The larva feeds on field wormwood (Artemesia campestris) and goosefoot (Chenopodium spp.). In Dorset, the moth has been seen on one occasion. "One in my garden. It was feeding in bright sunshine on a flowering plant, and although only about three feet from me, was very... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 1 (3%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1945. Last Recorded in 1945. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats