Yorkshire Status: Fairly common and fairly widespread resident.
Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widely distributed and often quite frequent.
2012 (CHF): Widespread across the county but numbers have declined recently. The Rothamsted figures show an 81% fall between 1968 and 2002. Most common in coastal areas particularly at Spurn which has given us 35% of all records of this species.
Recorded in 136 (68%) of 200 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1880. Last Recorded in 2022. Additional Stats