A very rare species restricted to Whixall Moss in Shropshire.A species of damp heaths, bogs, mosses and fens.Note The common pyralid moth Hypsopygia costalis is often mistaken for this species. Habitat alone should exclude it.
Recorded in 5 (4%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1887.Last Recorded in 2017.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership