This species is also known under numerous synonyms (Else in Archer, 2004).
Throughout England, Wales and Scotland. Also recorded from Ireland (O’Connor et al., 2009).
It occurs in Albania, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Mongolia, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland. Also known from Russia, Morocco and Korea.