A much declined uncommon and local resident, all but restricted to the Wyre Forest area.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 35 (25%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1869.Last Recorded in 2022.(Data up to end 2022)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership