A common resident that has expanded considerably in recent years, possibly due to increase in lichens as the air is cleaner.
A species of woodland, parkland, scrub and gardens.
Overwinters as a small larva and adults are attracted to light.
Recorded in 96 (69%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)