Family: Arctiidae

72.026 Garden Tiger Arctia caja

There are 1307 county records of 3519 individuals from 231 different sites. First recorded in 1769.

Individual records comprise of: [3016 Adult] [181 Egg-batch] [321 Larval] [1 Not recorded] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
74
Jul
2531
Aug
398
Sep
2
Oct
2

Earliest: 02 Jun 1986 - Latest: 19 Oct 1967

Historical Abundance

2018
115
2017
160
2016
201
2015
186
2014
176
2013
320
2012
330
2011
93
2010
76
2009
37

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
581 (1104)
VC68
726 (2415)

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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