Found locally across the region but not common. Some evidence of a decline in Staffs.Typically inhabits hill slopes, heaths and woodland edges where the larvae feed on the roots of bracken. Adults fly from dusk onwards.The form Korscheltellus fusconebulosa f. gallicus is uncommon.
Recorded in 75 (54%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1887.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership