Family: Noctuidae

73.045 Knot Grass Acronicta rumicis

There are 299 county records of 411 individuals from 127 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [395 Adult] [16 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
54
Jun
252
Jul
80
Aug
4

Earliest: 03 May 1997 - Latest: 18 Aug 2013

Historical Abundance

2018
19
2017
20
2016
10
2015
39
2014
9
2013
13
2012
1
2011
18
2010
14
2009
9

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
262 (372)
VC68
37 (39)

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