Family: Noctuidae

73.332 Purple Clay Diarsia brunnea

There are 2018 county records of 5388 individuals from 167 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [5388 Adult] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
16
Jun
566
Jul
3590
Aug
1177
Sep
35

Earliest: 23 May 2015 - Latest: 21 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2018
159
2017
322
2016
188
2015
283
2014
255
2013
284
2012
173
2011
179
2010
249
2009
188

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1588 (4460)
VC68
430 (928)

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus
Bramble Rubus fructicosus agg.
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Foxglove Digitalis purpurea
Heather Calluna vulgaris
Silver Birch Betula pendula

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