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ABH: 1.001Status: Resident
Primary Habitat: Woodland
Flight Period: May to June
Observations: Adults feed on pollen, sometimes seen swarming around flowers of trees. There are only three old records for this moth, all dating to 1907, credited to Eustace Wallis. In 2013, Mark Hammond netted a single specimen in Grafton Park Wood (SP98) in the afternoon, flying around Beech trees on 07.v.2013, and another in Bedford Purlieus (TL09) on 26.v.2013.
L.O.N.: 1907. Many localities. Rather common.
First Record: 1907, Wallis.