Davey, P., 2009: A rare species confined to south-east England plus outlying colonies in Worcestershire and south Wales, the larva feeding on fungi growing on fallen and rotten trees and stumps. In Dorset, the moth has been seen on five occasions at light traps: Rooksmoor, on 23 July 1997 (P Davey), Harman's Cross, on 20 July 1991 (B Withers), Ferndown, on 21 July 1997 (R Cook), Verwood, on 4 August 2004 (S Palmer), Alderholt, on 23 July 2008 (T Morris). Dispersal from colonies in Hampshire or... Read More
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 6 (15%) of 40 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1991. Last Recorded in 2019. (Data up to end 2019) Additional Stats