A local and uncommon species in the south.A species of open and coppiced woodland where its foodplant grows.Overwinters as a pupa while adults come readily to light.Note Similar to Haworth's Pug but without the reddish band on the abdomen. Cross-lines are very wavy. Worn examples and those caught away from regular sites will require dissection.
Verification Grade Comment: Genitalia examination of worn specimens needed
Recorded in 14 (10%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1863.Last Recorded in 2018.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership