Yorkshire Status: Very common and widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Recorded from all five vice-counties and often seen more during the day when flushed from cover than at light. Several species of bedstraw are used as larval foodplants and P. Q. Winter reports finding larvae on hedge bedstraw and lady's bedstraw and observing ovipositing on cleavers.
2012 (CHF): Still extremely common and occurs all over the county.
Recorded in 179 (90%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1846. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats