Morley’s Final Catalogue: Aldeburgh, Thorp and Southwold (Ctw); Leiston (Grey); among bramble at Lowestoft (Bd). Rougham (Curtis).
Recent Status: Scarce in Suffolk.
Life Style: A double or treble brooded species that flies by day seldom coming to light. The larvae skeletonise leaves of Rubus and sometimes Rosa and Corylus. They pupate in a network cocoon on the foodplant. The pupal stage passes the winter.
Identification: An unmistakeable moth with no similar Suffolk species.
Recorded in 3 (5%) of 58 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2002. Last Recorded in 2012. Additional Stats