SMALL PHOENIX Eulithis silaceata      UK BAP (Research only) species
Widespread in suitable habitat.
Not recorded by Rosie, but reported from five of the Rothamsted sites and more recently a scattering of records annually across the County
Scottish Status: Common - stable. UK Status: Common
UK distribution shows a modest increase since 1970 (cf: Atlas of Britain & Ireland's Larger Moths)
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 22nd May to 13th July. Two late record on 10th & 12th August may indicate a second generation.

MAP: black dots last record pre 2000  blue dots last record 2000 to 2009 red dots last record 2010 to 2019

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