Red forewing tip and broad red band on abdomen.
Sallow carr, swamp, osier or withy beds, riverbanks, flooded pits and ponds. Other damp marshy areas.
Scatter of records from around the county
Can often be found by day, without the use of a lure, feeding at flowers.
Pheromone attractants: myo, or tip, or tip+ves, or myo+tip+ves NEW- for
Pheromone activity day times: 13:00-18:00.
Anglian Lepidopterist Supplies
Recorded in 39 (57%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1879.
Last Recorded in 2020.