Yorkshire Status: Uncommon and fairly widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Taken occasionally in all five vice-counties wherever its foodplant (red campion) occurs.
2012 (CHF): Present in good numbers all over the county with no recent changes in numbers or distribution. This species is bivoltine in Yorkshire with two overlapping broods (current literature is incorrect).
Recorded in 133 (67%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1883. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats