An uncommon and local resident.A species of large oak woods.Overwinters as a larva, adults are attracted to light.Note This is a large moth so size should help to distinguish it from similar species. The two cross-lines are noticeably thickened where they converge at the wing edge, forming a sort of dark smudge.
Recorded in 12 (9%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1834.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership