Family: Noctuidae

73.332 Purple Clay Diarsia brunnea

There are 2138 county records of 5683 individuals from 173 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [5674 Adult] [1 Dead] [8 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
11
Jun
597
Jul
3828
Aug
1198
Sep
36

Earliest: 23 May 2015 - Latest: 21 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2020
5
2019
174
2018
275
2017
322
2016
188
2015
283
2014
255
2013
284
2012
173
2011
179

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1677 (4696)
VC68
461 (987)

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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