Davey, P., 2009: A scarce immigrant species, resident in the tropics and sub-tropics and a transitory resident to southern Europe, recorded mainly from southern counties of England and Wales, the polyphagous larva feeding on a wide range of plants. In the sub-tropics it is probably continuously brooded, and immigrants to the Mediterranean region in the spring spawn further broods that increase in size and expand northwards through the year. In Dorset, the moth visits the county irregularly and... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 22 (55%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1888. Last Recorded in 2017. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats