Beautiful Yellow Underwing

Anarta myrtilli (73.257)

The Beautiful Yellow Underwing only occurs at Sutton Park in Warwickshire. It is a heathland specialist which is on the wing in two generations, the first in May followed by a second generation from July to August. It flies both in bright sunshine and at night.

Please note: From February 2023 all sightings records should be submitted via the iRecord Butterflies app available via the iTunes or Google Store. Find out more here: iRecord at Butterfly Conservation.