An uncommon and local resident.A species of moorland and heathland and unimproved calcareous grassland.Overwinters as a pupa. Adults fly in the sunshine and occasionally come to light.
Recorded in 33 (24%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1869.Last Recorded in 2018.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership