Morley's Final Catalogue: This is one of the vanished Suffolk Glories, and a flagrant example of dealers' exstirpation. Formerly abundant over all our south-east birch-woods in April; extinct for sixty years.
Recent Suffolk Status: Extinct. Unlikely to be recorded in the county again as only now found in the Scottish highlands.
Life history: Single brooded.
Identification: Habitats: Open woodland, woodland, moorland.
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 2 (3%) of 58 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1829. Last Recorded in 1875. Additional Stats