Family: Noctuidae

73.045 Knot Grass Acronicta rumicis

There are 307 county records of 419 individuals from 131 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [402 Adult] [17 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
55
Jun
256
Jul
82
Aug
4

Earliest: 03 May 1997 - Latest: 18 Aug 2013

Historical Abundance

2019
6
2018
21
2017
20
2016
10
2015
39
2014
9
2013
13
2012
1
2011
18
2010
14

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
269 (379)
VC68
38 (40)

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