Yorkshire Status: Uncommon and fairly widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Scattered widely across all five vice-counties, this beautiful moth is more attracted to sugar than light and is generally only recorded as frequent in central and eastern areas.
2012 (CHF): Widespread across the county, especially in light woodland with bramble. Virtually all recent records are at light.
Recorded in 145 (73%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1847. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats