An uncommon resident in the north and west.A species of moorland and upland areas but as a migrant can be found away from those habitats.Overwinters as an adult feeding on Ivy blossom and ripe blackberries in the autumn and Sallow catkins in the spring. Comes to light.
Recorded in 41 (29%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1853.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership