The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Cornish Red Data Book (2009). The map on this web page depicts the organisms distribution and shows the records made pre-2000 and those made since.
Range & Status
Local across southern England.
Recorded in East and West Cornwall and recorded on St. Martin' s by Ian Beavis in
Habitat & Ecology
Appears to be mainly coastal in Cornwall, where it has been found on sea cliffs and cliff tops, but it has also been found inland at Launceston. Almost certainly overlooked and can be found by using baits.
No known threats.
I.J. Bennallick, S. Board, C.N. French, P.A. Gainey, C. Neil, R. Parslow, A. Spalding and P.E. Tompsett. eds. 2009. Red Data Book for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. 2nd Edition.Croceago Press.
The Cornish Red Data Book Project was led by the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Federation for Biological Recorders (CISFBR). The full text and species accounts (minus the maps) are available on the CISFBR website.