Norfolk status Scarce. Easily confused with the more common Aethes beatricella. Coastal rough grassland, quarries and hillsides on chalk downs. Distinguished by narrower and more oblique markings to forewing than next species Aethes beatricella.
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Recorded in 18 (26%) of 69 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1874. Last Recorded in 2020. Additional Stats