A rare and very local resident in our region. Last Staffordshire record was in 1935. A single recent Shropshire site.A species of unimproved grassland, including damp acidic pasture but also lightly grazed calcareous grassland, acidic bogs and heath.Active during the daytime, overwinters as a pupa.
Recorded in 13 (9%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1800.Last Recorded in 2018.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership