A fairly common resident.
A species of woodland and occasionally gardens.
Overwinters as a pupa and comes regularly to light.
Note Easily told from Poplar and Sallow Kittens by the central cross-band that is intense blackish-grey.
Recorded in 74 (53%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1865.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)