Life Style: Single brooded and flying at night during July and August. The larvae feed from and hibernate in a spinning in the flower heads of the Compositae Achillea millefolium, Matricaria chamomilla or Leucanthemum vulgare. They pupate on the ground.
Identification: The moth is stridently marked with four irregular orange/brown bands traversing a pale yellowish/silvery forewing. There are no confusion species in Suffolk. More Info
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Recorded in 2 (3%) of 58 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1962. Last Recorded in 1965. Additional Stats