Family: Geometridae

70.251 Oak Beauty Biston strataria

There are 241 county records of 537 individuals from 45 different sites. First recorded in 1948.

Individual records comprise of: [537 Adult] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Feb
14
Mar
390
Apr
130
May
1

Earliest: 04 Feb 2016 - Latest: 01 May 1986

Historical Abundance

2018
122
2017
44
2016
23
2015
18
2014
49
2013
7
2012
32
2011
45
2010
27
2009
58

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
201 (485)
VC68
40 (52)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

13. Broadleaved trees
Alder Alnus glutinosa
Aspen Populus tremula
English Elm Ulmus procera
Hazel Corylus avellana
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

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