Common resident but with most records from ancient deciduous woodland.Quercus spp. with larva feeding from July to October in a mine on the underside of a leaf and then in cones made by neatly turning down a lobe of the leaf.Attracted to light.
Recorded in 49 (35%) of 140 10k Squares.First Recorded in 1867.Last Recorded in 2019.(Data up to end 2019)Additional Stats
Golden Cinnabar Membership