A fairly common resident.Found in a range of habitats.Overwinters as an egg. Females are wingless, males fly from dusk and come readily to light.Note Males are very similar to Winter Moth but more silky in appearance and the hindwings are longer so they protrude slightly beyond the forewings when resting.
Recorded in 58 (41%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1887.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership