This is the only member of the Saturniidae family resident in the UK.
Heathland, fens, woodland and hedgerows.
Recorded in 4 (0.2%) of the 1900 10km squares of Bulgaria.
Last recorded in July 2013
Recorded date range (Adult): 13 June to 28 June
Recorded date range (Larva/Leafmine): 13 July to 13 July