Yorkshire Status: Abundant and widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widely distributed and generally common in all five vice-counties. There are two broods, the second of generally smaller insects being more plentiful in many areas - especially near the coast. Here numbers are swelled by immigration and more unusual forms may be seen.
2012 (CHF): Common and widespread across the county with no recent changes in numbers or distribution.
Recorded in 173 (87%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1847. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats