Family: Arctiidae

72.026 Garden Tiger Arctia caja

There are 1383 county records of 3667 individuals from 239 different sites. First recorded in 1769.

Individual records comprise of: [3157 Adult] [181 Egg-batch] [326 Larval] [3 Not recorded] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
76
Jul
2657
Aug
411
Sep
2
Oct
2

Earliest: 02 Jun 1986 - Latest: 19 Oct 1967

Historical Abundance

2019
122
2018
137
2017
161
2016
202
2015
186
2014
177
2013
320
2012
331
2011
93
2010
76

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
604 (1143)
VC68
779 (2524)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Broad-leaved Dock Rumex obtusifolius
Greater Burdock Arctium lappa
Herbaceous plants Herbaceous plants
Lesser Burdock Arctium minus
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica

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