Family: Geometridae

70.256 Mottled Umber Erannis defoliaria

There are 695 county records of 1274 individuals from 129 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1218 Adult] [1 Dead] [55 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
69
Feb
6
Mar
2
Jun
4
Jul
4
Sep
12
Oct
226
Nov
543
Dec
347

Earliest: 01 Jan 1988 - Latest: 31 Dec 2014

Historical Abundance

2018
65
2017
153
2016
20
2015
21
2014
49
2013
81
2012
20
2011
80
2010
7
2009
18

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
582 (1138)
VC68
113 (136)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

13. Broadleaved trees
32. Shrubs
Apple Malus pumila
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Dog Rose Rosa canina
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
English Elm Ulmus procera
Field Maple Acer campestre
Goat Willow Salix caprea
Hazel Corylus avellana
Hornbeam Carpinus betulus
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Sweet Chestnut Castanea sativa
Sycamore Acer pseudoplantanus
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

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