Family: Geometridae

70.265 Mottled Beauty Alcis repandata

There are 3122 county records of 8812 individuals from 239 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [8807 Adult] [5 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
3
Jun
1200
Jul
6651
Aug
928
Sep
21

Earliest: 10 May 2002 - Latest: 21 Sep 1998

Historical Abundance

2018
608
2017
500
2016
481
2015
320
2014
344
2013
803
2012
375
2011
434
2010
320
2009
297

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2317 (6777)
VC68
805 (2035)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Ash Fraxinus excelsior
Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Bramble Rubus fructicosus agg.
Broom Cytisus scoparius
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Heather Calluna vulgaris
Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum
Juniper Juniperus communis
Lawson's Cypress Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Norway Spruce Picea abies
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Traveller's Joy Clematis vitalba
Woody plants Woody plants

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