Family: Geometridae

70.283 Light Emerald Campaea margaritaria

There are 2801 county records of 6940 individuals from 266 different sites. First recorded in 1829.

Individual records comprise of: [6925 Adult] [14 Larval] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
695
Jul
5650
Aug
560
Sep
2
Oct
12

Earliest: 01 Jun 2007 - Latest: 20 Oct 2018

Historical Abundance

2018
460
2017
389
2016
338
2015
311
2014
316
2013
792
2012
266
2011
351
2010
274
2009
263

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2272 (5813)
VC68
529 (1127)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Beech Fagus sylvatica
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
English Elm Ulmus procera
Hazel Corylus avellana
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanium
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Sweet Chestnut Castanea sativa
Willow/Sallow Salix spp
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

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