An uncommon and local resident.Found in upland habitats, including moorland. Scarce in lowland areas.Overwinters as a pupa. Adults can fly commonly on warm afternoons and later come to light.Note Satyr has chequered veins but so too does Freyer's but that has a dark band at base of abdomen, so too does Golden-rod but that has a larger discal spot.
Recorded in 30 (21%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1864.Last Recorded in 2022.(Data up to end 2022)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership