A rare and local but declining resident.A species of old oak woodland like the Wyre Forest.Overwinters as a full grown larva. Adults come to light in small numbers.Note the name doesn't help! It is far from common; the Fan-foot is the common species. Dissection will be needed to secure a record of this species which is generally paler than Fan-foot.
Verification Grade Comment: Very scarce.
Recorded in 17 (12%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1863.Last Recorded in 2021.(Data up to end 2022)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership