A common resident found across the region.
Found in a wide variety of habitats but most abundant in woodland and carr.
Overwinters as a small larva and adults come readily to light.
Note Doesn't show the converging nature of the cross-lines found in the equally common Willow Beauty. Melanics do occur.
Recorded in 114 (81%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)