Family: Choreutidae

48.001 Common Nettle-tap Anthophila fabriciana

There are 428 county records of 3995 individuals from 208 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3994 Adult] [1 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
1
May
641
Jun
1963
Jul
336
Aug
371
Sep
515
Oct
167

Earliest: 28 Apr 2017 - Latest: 31 Oct 1975

Historical Abundance

2018
40
2017
93
2016
71
2015
238
2014
2446
2013
735
2012
129
2010
2
2009
123
2008
5

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
293 (2175)
VC68
135 (1820)

Similar Species

0389 Apple Leaf Skeletoniser Choreutis pariana

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Pellitory-of-the-wall Parietaria judaica
Small Nettle Urtica urens
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica

Find moths by larval food plants here.

Notes:

< previous species | next species >