Family: Lasiocampidae

66.010 Drinker Euthrix potatoria

There are 967 county records of 2343 individuals from 164 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [2204 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [1 Dead] [129 Larval] [7 Not recorded] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
5
Jun
271
Jul
1501
Aug
425
Sep
2

Earliest: 10 May 2011 - Latest: 11 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2019
102
2018
105
2017
128
2016
109
2015
112
2014
247
2013
308
2012
220
2011
42
2010
55

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
256 (616)
VC68
711 (1727)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

17. Various grasses
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Common Reed Phragmites australis
Reed Canary Grass Phalaris arundincaea

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