Open broadleaved woodland habitat. (chalk)
Similar to the Sharp-angled Peacock (Macaria alternata), usually slightly paler with less grey suffusion. Lack of a dark obvious subterminal band, helps separate this species from the similar Sharp-angled Peacock.
Recorded in 51 (69%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2021.