Recorded from a few sites in south-west Britain.
Found in two 10km squares at Rame Head and Kynance Cove (Merritt, 1990).
Habitat & Ecology
Occurs in dry heathland and coastal grassland, in association with the ant Tetramorium caespitum which is widespread in Cornwall.
Loss of heathland.
Kynance Cove is within the National Nature Reserve.