Generally a rare and local species in the south, however, after an apparent absence of around one hundred years it has recently become quite common again in the Wyre Forest. A species of sunny open woodland, and along verges of rides.Overwinters as a pupa, adults come to light in small numbers.
Recorded in 14 (10%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1893.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership