Yorkshire Status: Common and thinly distributed or restricted resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Local but often common in suitable habitats. It can be flushed from chalk grassland during the day and flies commonly in woodland rides at dusk (PQW pers. comm.). It also comes readily to light (AMR pers. comm.).
2012 (CHF): Widespread in good numbers but commonest in the centre and east of the county.
Recorded in 126 (63%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1880. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats