A rare resident in the north and east of the region.A species of damp meadows and fens.Overwinters as a pupa. Adults can sometimes be seen flying around their foodplant during the day. Occasionally comes to light.Note A small rich, dark brown Pug with fine white cross-lines and small white tornal spot. Fresh examples have a sort of speckled appearance.
Recorded in 11 (8%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1875.Last Recorded in 2018.(Data up to end 2022)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership