A fairly common resident in the south.
A species of hedgerows, scrub, woodland, parks and occasionally gardens.
Overwinters as an egg and adults come readily to sugar and to light.
Note distinguished for Lesser-spotted and White-spotted Pinions by the two white marks at the tip of the wing making a crescent shape.
Verification Grade Comment: Ideally take a photo.
Recorded in 48 (34%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)