Yorkshire Status: Fairly common and fairly widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Well distributed and the most common moth of early spring in many areas. Recorded in all five vice-counties in almost all kinds of habitat. The larvae feed on a variety of deciduous trees.
2012 (CHF): Remains common and widespread across the county with no recent changes in range or distribution.
Recorded in 140 (70%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1805. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats